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NIJ FY 15 Paul Coverdell Forensic Science Improvement Grants Program

Opportunity ID
NIJ-2015-3984
Solicitation Status
Closed
Fiscal Year
2015
Closing Date
Posting Date
Description

The Paul Coverdell Forensic Science Improvement Grants Program (the "Coverdell program") awards grants to States and units of local government to help improve the quality and timeliness of forensic science and medical examiner services and/or to eliminate backlogs in the analysis of forensic evidence, including controlled substances, firearms examination, forensic pathology, latent prints, questioned documents, toxicology, and trace evidence.

Notice

In fiscal 2020, all state and local forensic capacity enhancement programs previously administered by NIJ moved to the Bureau of Justice Assistance (BJA). Any future funding opportunities under this program will be released by BJA. Visit BJA.ojp.gov to learn more about this program and future opportunities.

Awards

Number of Awards: 71
Total Amount Awarded: $10,617,551

Date Created: February 2, 2015