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DNA testing

FY 2022 DNA Capacity Enhancement for Backlog Reduction (CEBR) Program (Formula)

Closing Date
Grants.gov Deadline
Application JustGrants Deadline
This program provides funding to states and units of local government with existing crime laboratories that conduct DNA analysis to increase the capacity of publicly funded forensic DNA and DNA database laboratories to process more DNA samples.

FY 2022 Prosecuting Cold Cases Using DNA

Closing Date
Grants.gov Deadline
Application JustGrants Deadline
This program provides funding to increase the capacity of state and local prosecution offices to address/close violent crime cold cases.

FY 2022 Postconviction Testing of DNA Evidence

Closing Date
Grants.gov Deadline
Application JustGrants Deadline
This opportunity will provide funding to assist in defraying the costs associated with postconviction case review, evidence location, and DNA testing in violent felony cases (as defined by state law) where the results of such testing might show actual innocence.

Memphis SAKI FY21

15PBJA-21-GG-04349-SAKI
Awarded, but not yet accepted
Funding First Awarded
2021
$1,395,078

Cleveland SAKI

15PBJA-21-GG-04351-SAKI
Open
Funding First Awarded
2021
$2,461,762

2021 DNA Grant

15PBJA-21-GG-03092-DNAX
Open
Funding First Awarded
2021
$370,175