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Awards: Listing of Funded Projects

Every year, NIJ awards grants and cooperative agreements for research, development, evaluation, testing and training and technical assistance projects across the spectrum of criminal justice.
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Find Fiscal Year 2020 Awards

The data presented on this page is updated through September 23, 2020. On October 15, 2020 the Office of Justice Programs (OJP) transitioned to the Justice Grants System (JustGrants) for all grants management activities. 

As part of accomplishing its mission, NIJ awards grants and cooperative agreements for various research, development, and evaluation projects;  and fellowship programs.

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Subtopic: Violent crime

Number of Awards: 994
Total Amount Awarded: $461,992,444

Funded Awards
FY Sort ascending Title Original Solicitation Recipient State Award Number Amount Status
2020 A nationally representative examination of the prevalence, characteristics, and consequences of statutory rape in the United States Research and Evaluation on Violence Against Women, Fiscal Year 2020 AZ Board of Regents on behalf of Arizona State University AZ 2020-VA-CX-0002 $203,939 Awarded, but not yet accepted
2020 Access to Justice for Adolescents and Young Adults Experiencing Intimate Partner Violence: Effectiveness and Accessibility of Civil Protection Orders Research and Evaluation on Violence Against Women, Fiscal Year 2020 University of Washington WA 2020-VA-CX-0001 $1,022,215 Awarded, but not yet accepted
2020 Advances in Spatial Statistical Methodology for Urban Crime Graduate Research Fellowship, Fiscal Year 2020 PENNSYLVANIA STATE UNIVERSITY-UNIV PARK PA 2020-R2-CX-0033 $60,065 Awarded, but not yet accepted
2020 Assessing the Impact of Plea Bargaining on Subsequent Violence for Firearm Offenders Investigator-Initiated Research and Evaluation of Firearms Violence, Fiscal Year 2020 University of Maryland MD 2020-75-CX-0004 $369,412 Awarded, but not yet accepted
2020 Augmenting, Analyzing, and Archiving Criminal Trajectories in Four Birth Cohorts from the Project on Human Development in Chicago Neighborhoods, 1995-2023 Longitudinal Research on Delinquency and Crime, Fiscal Year 2020 President and Fellows of Harvard College MA 2020-JX-FX-0002 $674,183 Awarded, but not yet accepted
2020 Developmental evaluation of a combinatorial qPCR multiplex for forensic body fluid identification Graduate Research Fellowship, Fiscal Year 2020 Virginia Commonwealth University VA 2020-R2-CX-0031 $49,994 Awarded, but not yet accepted
2020 Examining Radicalization's Risk and Protective Factors: A Case-control Study of Violent Extremists, Non-criminal Extremists & Regular Homicide Offenders Research and Evaluation of Domestic Terrorism Prevention, Fiscal Year 2020 Michigan State University MI 2020-ZA-CX-0001 $771,610 Awarded, but not yet accepted
2020 Examining the Black Box: A Formative and Evaluability Assessment of Cross-sectoral Approaches for Intimate Partner and Sexual Violence Research and Evaluation on Violence Against Women, Fiscal Year 2020 The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill NC 2020-VA-CX-0003 $539,232 Awarded, but not yet accepted
2020 Exploring Pathways to Desistance and Adjustment in Adulthood Among Juvenile Justice-Involved Females Longitudinal Research on Delinquency and Crime, Fiscal Year 2020 University of Oregon OR 2020-JX-FX-0003 $817,514 Awarded, but not yet accepted
2020 Gun Wars and Community Terrorization: Investigating Longitudinal Gang Violence in New Jersey from a Networked Perspective Investigator-Initiated Research and Evaluation of Firearms Violence, Fiscal Year 2020 Texas A&M International University TX 2020-75-CX-0009 $435,020 Awarded, but not yet accepted
2020 Piloting a Comprehensive Caregiver Intervention: A Pathway to Preventing Elder Mistreatment NIJ Non-solicited Applications, FY 2020 University of Southern California CA 2020-75-CX-0001 $479,392 Awarded, but not yet accepted
2020 Population and Subgroup Differences in the Prevalence and Predictors of Campus Sexual Assault to Inform Preventive Interventions Research and Evaluation on Violence Against Women, Fiscal Year 2020 Regents of the University of Michigan MI 2020-VA-CX-0004 $254,196 Awarded, but not yet accepted
2020 SCA Follow-up Study: A Longitudinal Study of 2009 Second Chance Act Adult Demonstration Program Participants NIJ Non-solicited Applications, FY 2020 National Opinion Research Center IL 2020-MU-MU-0014 $1,699,867 Awarded, but not yet accepted
2020 Technology-Facilitated Abuse in Intimate Partner Violence (IPV): An Exploration of Costs and Consequences Research and Evaluation of Technology-Facilitated Abuse for Criminal Justice Purposes, Fiscal Year 2020 JUSTICE RESEARCH & STATISTICS ASSOCIATION, INC. DC 2020-R2-CX-0003 $640,693 Awarded, but not yet accepted
2019 A Randomized Controlled Trial of the Scenarios and Solutions Gang Prevention Program Research and Evaluation on Gangs and Gang Violence, FY 2019 The Regents of the University of California, Los Angeles CA 2019-R2-CX-0014 $550,610 Open
2019 Adaptation of the DNAse I procedure to the Biomek® NXP robotic platform for more efficient and automated sexual assault sample processing Research and Evaluation for the Testing and Interpretation of Physical Evidence in Publicly Funded Forensic Laboratories, FY 2019 Virginia Department of Forensic Science VA 2019-NE-BX-0002 $250,636 Open
2019 Assessing Methods to Enhance and Preserve Proteinaceous Impressions from the Skin of Decedents during the Early Stages of Decomposition while Examining Environmental Variations across Seasons Research and Development in Forensic Science for Criminal Justice Purposes, FY 2019 Madonna University MI 2019-R2-CX-0070 $253,010 Open
2019 Assessment of Sexual Assault Kit (SAK) Evidence Selection Leading to Development of SAK Evidence Machine-Learning Model (SAK-ML Model) Research and Evaluation for the Testing and Interpretation of Physical Evidence in Publicly Funded Forensic Laboratories, FY 2019 Utah Department of Public Safety UT 2019-NE-BX-0001 $250,000 Open
2019 Bio-inspired Material-integrated Beads for Differential Extraction of Sperm in Forensic Applications Research and Development in Forensic Science for Criminal Justice Purposes, FY 2019 Board of Trustees of the Leland Stanford Junior University CA 2019-NE-BX-0003 $499,545 Open
2019 Campus Sexual Assault Responses (CSAR): Informing Trauma-Informed Policies, Protocols, and Training Research and Evaluation on Violence Against Women: Sexual Violence, Intimate Partner Violence, Stalking, and Teen Dating Violence, FY 2019 National Opinion Research Center IL 2019-VA-CX-K001 $999,999 Open
2019 Completion of the SONIC-DE 2.0 System for Implementation in Forensic Laboratories Research and Development in Forensic Science for Criminal Justice Purposes, FY 2019 The Rector & Visitors of the University of VIrginia VA 2019-NE-BX-0004 $175,791 Open
2019 Delinquent and Criminal Behaviors of Parents and Their Adolescent Children: A Prospective Intergenerational Study of Children of Former Juvenile Offenders Longitudinal Research on Delinquency and Crime, FY 2019 Northwestern University IL 2020-MU-MU-0001 $999,906 Open
2019 Detection and Diagnosis of Mobility Impairment via Cortical and Trabecular Bone Properties to Aid in the Identification of Human Remains in a Medicolegal Context Graduate Research Fellowship in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics, FY 2019 Texas State University TX 2019-R2-CX-0052 $150,000 Open
2019 Douglas County, Nebraska Sexual Assault Kit Research Project Research and Evaluation on Violence Against Women: Sexual Violence, Intimate Partner Violence, Stalking, and Teen Dating Violence, FY 2019 Board of Regents of the Univ. of NE dba Univ. NE at Omaha NE 2019-MU-MU-0095 $657,908 Open
2019 Evaluation of Project Safe Neighborhoods Evaluation of Project Safe Neighborhoods, FY 2019 Research Triangle Institute NC 2019-75-CX-0008 $2,997,410 Open