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NIJ FY24 Graduate Research Fellowship

Opportunity ID
Solicitation Status
Fiscal Year
Closing Date
Posting Date
Solicitation Type
Grants.gov Deadline
April 10, 2024, 11:59 pm Eastern
Application JustGrants Deadline
April 17, 2024, 8:59 pm Eastern

The Graduate Research Fellowship (GRF) program provides grants to accredited academic institutions to support outstanding doctoral students whose dissertation research is relevant to criminal or juvenile justice. Applicant academic institutions are eligible to apply only if:

  1. The student is currently enrolled in a Ph.D. program in the sciences or engineering.
  2. The student’s proposed dissertation research has demonstrable relevance to preventing and controlling crime, advancing knowledge of victimization and effective victim services, or ensuring the fair and impartial administration of criminal or juvenile justice, in the United States.
Date Modified: March 1, 2024

Footnote 1 on page 6 has been removed. Questions about whether a degree program qualifies under “sciences or engineering” may be directed to the OJP Response Center. In particular, we would like to clarify that Social Work is considered to be a qualifying degree program field.

Date Modified: February 7, 2024

Footnote 1 on page 6 has been modified.

Date Created: January 4, 2024