*** Grant Announcement ***
California Consulting is pleased to announce the NIJ Criminal Justice Testing and Evaluation Consortium.
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.
If you or your entity would like California Consulting to write this application, please contact our Southern California office at (323)728-9002.