Graduate Research Fellowship Program

Apply now! Both the Graduate Research Fellowship in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (pdf, 40 pages) and Graduate Research Fellowship in Social and Behavioral Sciences (pdf, 39 pages) are open.

The application deadline for both solicitations is March 12, 2018.

The transcript and slides from a webinar held on February 1 will be posted in the coming week.

Spotlight: Past Fellows

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The NIJ Graduate Research Fellowship (GRF) program supports doctoral students engaged in research that advances NIJ’s mission.

About the GRF Program

The goal of the GRF program is to increase the pool of scholars engaged in research that addresses the challenges of crime and justice in the United States, particularly at the state and local levels.

The GRF program has two tracks:

For more information:

Contact Information

For substantive questions about NIJ’s GRF Program in the Social and Behavioral Sciences, e-mail GRF@usdoj.gov.

For substantive questions about NIJ's GRF program in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics, e-mail GRF-STEM@usdoj.gov.

Date Modified: February 2, 2018