NIJ Criminal Justice Testing and Evaluation Consortium
Deadline: May 29, 2018
Amount: One award of up to $4 Million
Match: An award made by NIJ under this solicitation may account for up to 100%of the total cost of the project
Eligibility: States (including territories), units of local government, federally recognized Indian tribal governments that perform law enforcement functions (as determined by the Secretary of the Interior), nonprofit and for-profit organizations (including tribal nonprofit and for-profit organizations), institutions of higher education (including tribal institutions of higher education), and certain qualified individuals.
With this solicitation, NIJ seeks applications for funding to establish a Criminal Justice Testing and Evaluation Consortium. The consortium will inform NIJ's R&D efforts, as well as, NIJ's stakeholders - criminal justice practitioners, policymakers, researchers, federal partners, and private industry by:
(1) conducting technology foraging activities to identify technologies for potential use by criminal justice communities;
(2) conducting characterization/comparative testing and evaluations on technologies and practices to disseminate information and/or promising practices for adoption;
(3) administering the NIJ Compliance Testing Program (CTP); and
(4) supporting the development, validation, and maintenance of criminal justice equipment standards.
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