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NIJ FY22 Youth Mentoring Research and Evaluation

Opportunity ID
Solicitation Status
Fiscal Year
Closing Date
Posting Date
Solicitation Type
Grants.gov Deadline
April 20, 2022, 11:59 pm Eastern
Application JustGrants Deadline
May 3, 2022, 8:59 pm Eastern

With this solicitation, NIJ seeks applications for rigorous youth mentoring research and evaluation projects to address one or more of the following priority areas: (1) increasing the capacity for achieving broad, population-level impacts; (2) understanding how mentoring can advance change mechanisms promoting positive youth development; (3) examining program participation long-term effects; and (4) optimizing program effectiveness through iterative cycles of development paired with rigorous evaluation feedback.


Number of Awards: 3
Total Amount Awarded: $1,159,270


Date Modified: March 9, 2022

FAQ regarding the definition of "youth" added.

Date Modified: March 14, 2022

NIJ has extended the Grants.gov deadline to April 20, 2022.

Date Modified: April 7, 2022

FAQs related to Co-PIs and new investigator/ early career opportunity added.

Date Modified: April 29, 0022

FAQ added for data archiving.

Date Created: February 2, 2022