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May/June 2005
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Graduate Research Fellowship: 2005

The Graduate Research Fellowship provides dissertation research support to outstanding doctoral candidates undertaking independent research on issues in crime and justice. Students from any academic discipline are encouraged to apply and propose original research that has direct implications for criminal justice. NIJ encourages diversity in approaches and perspectives in its research programs and awards these fellowships to support doctoral students who will contribute critical and innovative thinking to pressing justice problems. Due Date: September 15, 2005.

Helping outreach programs to expand

Grassroots community- and faith-based victim service organizations and coalitions are eligible for funding to improve outreach and services to crime victims through support of program development, networking, coalition building, and service delivery. Funds may be used to develop program literature, train advocates, produce a newsletter, support victim outreach efforts, and recruit volunteers.

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Funding is available to provide timely relief and to help respond to immediate and ongoing challenges in providing victim assistance services in the aftermath of cases of terrorism or mass violence.

Administered by the Office of Justice Programs, U.S. Department of Justice