NIJ Graduate Fellowship

Source: Gregory Dutton, PhD, NIJ Program Manager

The National Institute of Justice's (NIJ's) Graduate Research Fellowship (GRF) program supports doctoral research with relevance to criminal or juvenile justice in the United States. This includes criminology, forensic science, technology for law enforcement, and more. Applications from all science and engineering fields are welcome.

The fellowship provides up to three years of support within a five-year period and includes:

  • $40,500/year student salary
  • $12,000/year cost of education allowance
  • $3,000/year research expenses

We anticipate funding about 20 new fellows this year.

The program is currently accepting applications. The deadline is April 25 and the JustGrants deadline is May 2, 2023.



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