This program provides states with tools needed to improve forensic science and medical examiner/coroner services, including services provided by forensic science laboratories operated by states and units of local government. Under the Coverdell Program, state administering agencies (SAAs) may apply for both formula and competitive funds. This solicitation is ONLY for SAAs applying for the formula funds. An applicant that seeks to apply for Coverdell competitive funds (consistent with 34 U.S.C. § 10563(a)(2)) available for grants to eligible states and units of local governments would need to apply under BJA’s FY 2022 Paul Coverdell Forensic Science Improvement Grants Program (Competitive) solicitation.
- State governments
View the solicitation for additional details about this opportunity.