Office of Justice Programs, National Institute of Justice, Justice.Start Printed Page 59468
Notice of solicitation.
Announcement of the availability of the National Institute of Justice “NIJ Science and Technology Solicitation.”
Proposals must be received by 4 p.m. ET on Tuesday, October 24, 2000.
National Institute of Justice, 810 Seventh Street, NW., Washington, DC 20531.Start Further Info
FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT:
For a copy of the solicitation, please call NCJRS 1-800-851-3420. For general information about application procedures for solicitations, please call the U.S. Department of Justice Response Center 1-800-421-6770.End Further Info End Preamble Start Supplemental Information
This action is authorized under the Omnibus Crime Control and Safe Streets Act of 1968, §§ 201-03, as amended, 42 U.S.C. 3721-23 (1994).
For fiscal year 2001, NIJ will accept proposals for technology-related awards under this solicitation, and several months later it will accept behavioral and social science-related awards under a separate solicitation.
This solicitation is open to a wide variety of proposals in order to achieve a balanced portfolio of technology product development, implementation, and evaluation projects. This solicitation focuses on near-term (one to three years) development and implementation projects.
To assist in obtaining information that may be helpful in submitting a proposal, you are encouraged to use the resources and expertise of the NIJ National Law Enforcement and Corrections Technology Center (NLECTC) located in Rockville, Maryland; and the regional NLECTCs located in Rome, New York; Charleston, South Carolina; Denver, Colorado; El Segundo, California; and the Border Research and Technology Center (BRTC) located in San Diego, California. More information about the NLECTC system is available on the Internet at <http://www.nlectc.org>.
To learn more about projects currently funded by NIJ, on the Internet go to http://www.nlectc.org/techproj/ or call NIJ's Office of Science and Technology at 202-307-0645.
Interested organizations should call the National Criminal Justice Reference Service (NCJRS) at 1-800-851-3420 to obtain a copy of “NIJ Science and Technology Solicitation” (refer to document no. SL000440). For World Wide Web access, connect to either NIJ at http://www.ojp.usdoj.gov/nij/funding.htm, or the NCJRS Justice Information Center at http://www.ncjrs.org/fedgrant.htm#nij.Start Signature
Dated: September 27, 2000.
Acting Assistant Director, National Institute of Justice.
[FR Doc. 00-25623 Filed 10-4-00; 8:45 am]
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