Paul Coverdell Forensic Science Improvement Grants Program
The Coverdale grant provides funding to improve the quality and timeliness of forensic science and medical examiner services. Among other things, funds may be used to eliminate a backlog in the analysis of forensic evidence and to train and employ forensic laboratory personnel, as needed, to eliminate such a backlog.
Eligible Applicants – State and local governments
Funding – Approximately $11.5 million has been made available for up to 45 awards.
Application Deadline – March 10, 2017