U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) - Office of Justice Programs (OJP) - National Institute of Justice (NIJ), International Association of Chiefs of Police (IACP), and RAND Corporation
05/03/21 11:59 PM ET
Scholarships to USA mid-career law enforcement officers to conduct research and engage in career development opportunities. The scholarship is intended to allow participants to attend conferences, summer program sessions, and collaborative brainstorming events. Additionally, participants will have the opportunity to present research and findings at law enforcement conferences and be published in practitioner-focused journals.
The intent of the program is two-fold:
NIJ LEADS scholars are pioneers in the evidence-based policing movement and present and publish frequently about their research and findings. The LEADS Scholars program offers immeasurable benefits both to both scholars and their agencies. The program provides officers with professional development, mentorship, and networking opportunities, and NIJ provides editorial support in publishing and promoting research.
The LEADS scholarship is a three-year commitment, and officers have the opportunity to participate in a variety of other activities and take advantage of other available resources, including:
GrantWatch ID#: 183567
10 scholarships are awarded annually.
NIJ covers all travel, accommodation, and per diem costs associated with the LEADS Scholars program.
The LEADS scholarship is a three-year commitment.
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
Submit applications to Apply-To-LEADS@rand.org
Direct questions to the main NIJ number at 202-307-2942.
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