Funding Opportunity: Strengthening the Medical Examiner-Coroner System Program
Applications due: March 20, 2017
The U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ), Office of Justice Programs (OJP), National Institute of Justice (NIJ) is seeking applications to strengthen the medical examiner-coroner system. This program furthers the Department’s mission by providing resources to improve medicolegal death investigations (MDI) in the United States.
Eligible applicants are agencies directly involved in medicolegal death investigations as part of their normal business, such as medical examiner offices and coroner offices.
States (including territories), units of local government, federally recognized Indian tribal governments (as determined by the Secretary of the Interior) that perform law enforcement functions, non-profit and for-profit organizations (including tribal non-profit and for-profit organizations), institutions of higher education (including tribal institutions of higher education), and certain qualified individuals. For-profit organizations (as well as other recipients) must forgo any profit or management fee including tribal institutions of higher education).
See more information here: https://nij.gov/funding/Documents/solicitations/NIJ-2017-11566.pdf