NIJ FY24 Research and Evaluation on Drugs and Crime: Money Laundering, Firearms, and Human Trafficking

Source: Linda Truitt, PhD, National Institute of Justice

The National Institute of Justice (NIJ) seeks applications for funding rigorous applied research on drugs and crime to inform the development of evidence-based tools, practices, and policies for state, tribal, and local law enforcement and other criminal justice agencies that address drug trafficking, drug markets, and drug-related violence. The goals of this solicitation are to better understand drug crime organizations and networks and to develop effective approaches to disrupt them by targeting drug-related money laundering, firearms, and human trafficking.

This solicitation is competitive; therefore, NIJ staff cannot have individual conversations with prospective applicants. For assistance with the requirements of this solicitation, contact the Office of Justice Programs (OJP) Response Center by phone at 800-851-3420 or 301-240-6310 (TTY for hearing-impaired callers only) or email The OJP Response Center operates from 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. Eastern Time (ET) Monday-Friday and from 10:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. ET on the solicitation closing date. Refer to funding opportunity: O-NIJ-2024-171990.

Registration Due:   5/1/2024
Applications Due:   5/15/2024

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