Thursday, January 21, 2021

Funding Webinar: Research and Evaluation on Domestic Terrorism Prevention


On Thursday, January 28, 2021 at 3:30 PM ET, NIJ will provide details and guidance for potential applicants to the National Institute of Justice’s Research and Evaluation on Domestic Terrorism Prevention, Fiscal Year 2021 solicitation. In addition to discussing the purpose and goals of this funding opportunity, the presenters will highlight several new additions to the solicitation, including, but not limited to:

  1. An increase in the amount of resources available
  2. New topics of interest related to radicalization and extremism as identified by Congress
  3. Emerging areas of emphasis denoted in the solicitation

Special emphasis will be placed on the solicitation's focus areas:

  • Focus Area 1: Research to Inform Terrorism Prevention Efforts
  • Focus Area 2: Research on the Reintegration of Offenders to the Community
  • Focus Area 3: Evaluations of Programs and Practices to Prevent Terrorism

Presenters will review eligibility requirements and highlight expected deliverables. At the webinar's conclusion, attendees will have the opportunity to ask questions. Funded projects will apply an approach that engages researchers and practitioners in an active partnership to develop more effective solutions to specific problems and to produce transportable lessons and strategies that may help other localities with similar problems.

NIJ anticipates awarding up to $8,000,000 under this solicitation; NIJ expects to make: 6 to 11 awards.

Register to attend, or get notified when materials are available online.


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