2017-01-17

NIJ Funding Opportunity: Research on Firearms Violence

The National Institute of Justice has announced a solicitation for research that focuses on reducing firearms violence and understanding its causes and effects. Prospective applicants may find the following NACJD datasets useful for addressing these issues:


Additional datasets relevant to firearms violence may be found by searching our website.

The application deadline is March 24th, 2017. For more information, click here. To see other funding opportunities available from NIJ, click here.


2017-01-11

NIJ Funding Opportunity: Research on Bias Crimes

The National Institute of Justice (NIJ) has announced a solicitation for research on bias crime perpetration and victimization. Prospective applicants may find the following NACJD datasets useful in addressing issues related to bias crime:


Note that in addition to subject terms, our search engine allows you to discover data by searching by suitable variables (as in "hate crime") or publications (articles with "hate crime" in the title). For example, our bibliography features the following publication using data from our collection when you search for "hate crime":
Walfield, Scott M.,  Socia, Kelly M.,  Powers, Rachael A. in press 2016. Religious motivated hate crimes: Reporting to law enforcement and case outcomes. American Journal of Criminal Justice. doi:10.1007/s12103-016-9349-3
The application deadline is April 3, 2017. For more information, click here.

To see other funding opportunities available from NIJ, click here.