Agency: Justice Dept. (Nat’l Institute of Justice-NIJ); Program: Research and Evaluation on Violence Against Women: Teen Dating Violence, Sexual Violence, and Intimate Partner Violence (CFDA Number: 16.560) (Funding Opportunity Number: NIJ-2017-11182); Eligibility: Governments, nonprofits, colleges and for-profits; Funding: $5 million for multiple awards (no match required); Deadline: March 20.
Summary: NIJ is interested in research supporting the effectiveness of policies and programs to prevent or respond to improve knowledge and understanding of teen dating violence, intimate partner violence, stalking, and sexual assault issues through science.
Specifically, NIJ is interested in proposals that examine the experiences that sexual and gender minority youth and/or youth who identify as lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer, or questioning (LGBTQ) have with teen dating violence. This includes the context within which teen dating violence occurs specific to sexual and gender minority youth and/or LGBTQ youth.