Ultra-High Speed Apps: Using Current Technology to Improve Criminal Justice Operations

Funding Source: 
National Institutes of Justice
Type of Funding: 
Friday, February 14, 2014
150 000
Number of Awards Available: 
Award Ceiling: 
75 000
Award Floor: 
25 000
individuals or teams of residents of the 50 United States, the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico, the U.S. Virgin Islands, Guam, and American Samoa who are at least 13 years old at the time of entry; nonprofit organizations; for-profit organizations

The National Institute of Justice, the National Science Foundation (NSF), and the White House Office of Science and Technology Policy (OSTP) seek to promote the development and evaluation of criminal justice software applications (apps) that are compatible with Ultra-High-Speed (UHS) networks (100Mbps symmetrical up to 1Gbps symmetrical). The National Institute of Justice offers this Challenge as a call to design and create UHS-compatible apps that measurably improve the efficiency and/or effectiveness of criminal justice and public safety services and operation.

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