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Solicitations Released for the Paul Coverdell Forensic Science Improvement Grants Program

BJA is seeking applications for funding through the following opportunities:

The Paul Coverdell Forensic Science Improvement Grants Program awards grants to states and units of local government to help improve forensic science and medical examiner/coroner services. State Administering Agencies may apply for both formula and competitive funds. Units of local government may apply for competitive funds. 

Applications for funding through both opportunities are due by 11:59 p.m. ET on June 19, 2020.

Date Created: April 20, 2020