W.E.B. Du Bois Fellowship for Research in Race, Gender, Culture, and Crime

Funding Source: 
U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ), Office of Justice Programs (OJP), National Institute of Justice (NIJ)
Type of Funding: 
federal
Deadline: 
Wednesday, December 24, 2014
Amount: 
$300 000
Award Ceiling: 
300 000
Award Floor: 
100 000
Eligibility: 
In general, NIJ is authorized to make grants to, or enter into contracts or cooperative agreements with, States (including territories), units of local government (including federally recognized Indian tribal governments as determined by the Secretary of the Interior), nonprofit and for-profit organizations (including tribal nonprofit or for-profit organizations), institutions of higher education (including tribal institutions of higher education), and certain qualified individuals. For-profit organizations must agree to forgo any profit or management fee. Foreign governments, foreign organizations, and foreign institutions of higher education are not eligible to apply. NIJ may elect to make awards for applications submitted under this solicitation in future fiscal years, dependent on the merit of the applications and on the availability of appropriations.
Description: 

NIJ is seeking proposals for the W.E.B. Du Bois Fellowship for Research on Race, Gender, Culture and Crime FY 2015. The Fellowship program seeks to advance knowledge regarding the confluence of crime, justice and culture in various societal contexts. The Fellowship places particular emphasis on crime, violence and the administration of justice in diverse cultural contexts within the U.S. View full proposal to apply.