The National Institute of Justice (NIJ) is looking for doctoral students with innovative research that aims to solve problems faced by criminal justice practitioners. Apply to be part of one of NIJ’s Graduate Research Fellowship (GRF) programs. The deadline is December 15.
For doctoral students in social and behavioral sciences (SBS), NIJ awards up to $32,000 in stipend and research support.
For doctoral students in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM), students can receive stipends of $35,000 as well as up to $15,000 annually to cover tuition and research expenses. Up to three years of support are possible, with demonstration of continued enrollment and satisfactory progress.
Learn more about the NIJ Graduate Research Fellowship. Deadline: Dec. 15, 2015.
View a flier for the Graduate Fellowship Opportunity in STEM.
View a flier for the Graduate Fellowship Opportunity in SBS.
Additionally, NIJ’s W.E.B Du Bois Fellowship will be open early next year. The fellowship is for research that emphasizes crime, violence and the administration of justice in diverse cultural contexts. Learn more about that opportunity here.
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William A. Ford
Research Division Director
Office of Science and Technology
National Institute of Justice
US Department of Justice
The National Institute of Justice — the research, development and evaluation agency of the U.S. Department of Justice — is dedicated to improving knowledge and understanding of crime and justice issues through science. NIJ provides objective and independent knowledge and tools to reduce crime and promote justice.