U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ), Office of Justice Programs (OJP), National Institute of Justice (NIJ)
04/13/20 11:59 PM ET
Grants to USA and territories nonprofit organizations, for-profit organizations, government agencies, IHEs, and tribal governments for research and evaluation projects that address the reduction of gun violence across the Nation. Applicants are advised to create or verify the required registrations well in advance of the deadline.
NIJ is seeking applications for the funding of research and program evaluation projects that inform efforts to prevent and reduce intentional, interpersonal, firearm violence, and mass shootings in the United States. NIJ will support scientifically rigorous research and evaluation projects designed to strengthen the scientific knowledge-base and produce findings with high practical utility to improve public safety.
This solicitation supports the U.S. Department of Justice’s priority to prevent and reduce gun crimes, gun violence-related victimization, and the wide range of criminal activities related to firearm violence. This solicitation supports DOJ Strategic Objective 3.1: Combat violent crime, promote safe communities and uphold the rights of victims of crime.
Project-Specific Information: https://nij.ojp.gov/sites/g/files/xyckuh171/files/media/document/NIJ-2020-17327.pdf#page=6.
Though applications may cover a range of topics related to firearm violence, NIJ is particularly interested in the priority topics listed below.
Goals, Objectives, Deliverables, and Expected Scholarly Products: https://nij.ojp.gov/sites/g/files/xyckuh171/files/media/document/NIJ-2020-17327.pdf#page=10.
GrantWatch ID#: 171260
NIJ expects to make multiple awards.
An award made by NIJ under this solicitation may account for up to 100 percent of the total cost of the project.
Period of performance start date: January 1, 2021.
Period of performance duration: To be determined by the period of performance of awarded applications.
Successful applicants will be expected to complete the work proposed within a five-year period of performance.
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
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