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FY 2023 Paul Coverdell Forensic Science Improvement Grants Program - Competitive

Opportunity ID
Solicitation Status
Fiscal Year
Closing Date
Posting Date
Solicitation Type
Grants.gov Deadline
May 24, 2023, 8:59 pm Eastern
Application JustGrants Deadline
May 31, 2023, 8:59 pm Eastern

With this solicitation, the Bureau of Justice Assistance seeks applications for funding to improve forensic science and medical examiner/coroner services, including services provided by forensic science laboratories operated by states and units of local government.

Under the Coverdell Program, State Administering Agencies may apply for both formula and competitive funds. Units of local government may apply for competitive funds. This solicitation is only for competitive funds. See FY 2023 Paul Coverdell Forensic Science Improvement Grants Program - Formula for formula funding.

Eligible Applicants:

  • City or township governments
  • County governments
  • State governments

See the solicitation for additional opportunity and eligibility details, as well as directions on how to apply.


Number of Awards: 15
Total Amount Awarded: $4,690,617

Date Created: March 30, 2023