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NIJ FY08 Postconviction DNA Testing Assistance Program

Opportunity ID
Solicitation Status
Fiscal Year
Closing Date
Posting Date
Certifications are due April 21, 2008, 11:59 p.m. eastern time. NOTE : The "Eligibility" section on page 4 and the "Certification Requirements" on page 14 of the solicitation have been modified. NIJ is seeking applications from States wishing to receive funding to help defray the costs associated with postconviction DNA testing of forcible rape, murder, and nonnegligent manslaughter cases in which actual innocence might be demonstrated. Funds may be used to review such postconviction cases and to locate and analyze biological evidence associated with these cases.


Number of Awards: 5
Total Amount Awarded: $7,821,741

Date Created: January 21, 2008