Grants Awarded

Grants Awarded


David Kennedy, Co-Chair of the National Networkfor Safe Communities: the DOJ awarded the NNSC
a three-year, $4.75 million grant to launch a NationalInitiative for Building Community Trust and Justice. 

Below you will find a list of all grants awarded over the last two years (updated: 10/18/2016).

FY 2016

PI(S)

SPONSOR

PROJECT TITLE

2016 Budget Start Date

AMOUNT

Jessica Gordon Nembhard US Department of Education McNair Post-Baccalaureate Program 10/1/16 $244,718
Ann Jacobs NYC Center for Economic Opportunity NYC Justice Corps 7/1/16 2,400,000
Ann Jacobs Ford Foundation Support for the Educational Initiatives of the Prisoner Reentry Institute 7/1/16 $950,000
Joshua Freilich National Institute of Justice via University of Maryland Social learning and social control in the off and online pathways to hate and extremist violence 1/1/16 $96,838
Ann Jacobs New York City Council CUNY Black Male Initiative - College Initiative 7/1/16 $80,000
Jodie Roure New York City Council CUNY Black Male Initiative - ronald H. Brown Law School Prep Program 7/1/16 $80,000
Anthony Carpi & Kate Szur US Department of Education Developing the foundations of post-graduate success: Engaging Hispanic students in experiential learning and integrated academic and career planning 10/1/16 $524,276
Karen Texeira US Department of Education Upward Bound Program 10/1/16 $427,106
Jonathan Jacobs National Endowment for the Humanities Will, commitment, and human perfection in medieval Jewish philosophy 10/1/16 $118,937
Ann Jacobs David Rockefeller Fund NYS Higher Education Mapping 7/1/16 $50,000
Maureen Allwood National Institutes of Health Physiological reactivity and reactive aggression among violence and trauma exposed youth 8/5/16 $150,388
Jeff Butts Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Maintaining the validity of findings in the evaluation of the Cure Violence model for gun-violence prevention 8/15/16 $38,896
Marta Concheiro-Guisan, Shu-Yuan Cheng, & Yi He Department of Defense - Department of the Army Liquid chromatography tandem mass spectometry in toxicology and environmental sciences research and education programs 8/1/16 $231,182
Stephen Handelman Harry Frank Guggeinheim Foundation 12th Annual Harry Frank Guggenheim Symposium - The State of American Justice: 2017 and beyond 9/1/16 $94,690
Ann Jacobs The Tow Foundation Tow Advocacy Fellowship Initiative 7/1/16 $250,000
Ann Jacobs Oak Foundation Reform of NYCHA Permanent Exclusions 8/1/16 $166,831
Charles Nemeth Knight Security Research manual for celebrity/executive security 6/1/16 $7,500
Jeff Coots Mayor's Office of Criminal Justice via Center for Alternative Sentencing and Employment Services Inc. (CASES) P2PH QI/TQ with CASES on Supervised Release grant from MOCJ 3/1/16 $46,530
Jeff Coots Bureau of Justice Assistance via Education and Assistance Corporation P2PH Evaluation of EAC's BJA Second Chance reentry grant 1/1/16 $100,00
David Kennedy City of Jacksonville Reducing serious crime in Jacksonville, FL 1/1/16 - 12/31/17 $180,696.25
Elise Champeil National Institutes of Health Role of p21 signaling pathway in response to MC & DMC DNA Interstrand Crosslinks 7/1/16 - 6/30/17 $112,999
Barry Nemeroff New York State Education Department Science Technology Entry Program (STEP) 7/1/16 - 6/30/17 $155, 210
Anthony Carpi & Engardo Sanabria-Valentin New York State Education Department Collegiate Science and Technology Entry Program (CSTEP) 7/1/16 - 6/30/16 $259,429
Steven Penrod National Science Foundation (NSF) via Barnard College The responsibility of judges to assure due process: Tension among neutrality, rights, protection, and role 7/1/16 - 6/30/17 $17,595
Jeffrey Coots Office for the Administration for Children & Families via Osborne Association Responsible Fatherhood Opportunities for Reentry and Mobility 1/1/16 - 12/31/16 $168,375
Nicole Simon National Security Agency GenCyber Student Summer Program 4/26/16 - 4/25/17 $100,000
Jane Katz The Agnes Varis Trust Aquatic Wellness Program at John Jay College - W.E.T.s 4 VETS 7/1/16 - 6/30/17 $30,000
Mayra Nieves & Dennis Kenney U.S. Department of State - Bureau of International Narcotics and Law Enforcement Affairs Expanding the Capacity of the Federal Police to Foster a Culture of Lawfulness 5/26/16 - 5/31/18 $933,204.26
Ann Lopes The Price Family Foundation, Inc. Cyber Scholars Program at John Jay College 4/1/16 - 3/31/17 $102,565
Marta Concheiro-Guisan New York University - Center for Drug Use and HIV/HCV Research (CDUHR) K2 Impact in Antiretroviral Therapy Discontinuation 3/1/16 - 12/31/16 $4,918
Ann Jacobs The Pinkerton Foundation Pinkerton Fellowship Initiative 6/1/16 - 8/31/17 $700,000
Preeti Chauhan The Laura and John Arnold Foundation National Misdemeanor Justice Project (N-MJP) 4/21/16 - 2/14/17 $950,000
Silvia Mazzula RISE for Boys & Men of Color via Equal Measure Field Scan RISE Boys and Men of Color 3/14/16 - 12/16/16 $40,000
         
         
         
         

Ann Jacobs

Department of Probation via The Fortune Society

College Transition Program

7/1/15 – 6/30/16

$ 50,850

Ric Curtis

National Institutes of Health via New York University

Discovery to Implementation & Back: Research Translation for the HIV/SU Epidemic

 

1/1/16 – 12/31/16

$ 12,426

Preeti Chauhan

CUNY Academy for the Humanities and Sciences

2016 Feliks Gross Award

N/A

N/A

Wendy Guastaferro

Bureau of Justice Assistance via Cherokee County Board of Commissioners

 

Program Evaluation Services for the Blue Ridge Judicial Circuit Drug Accountability Court

 

2/22/16 – 9/30/16

$ 16,600

Ann Jacobs

NYS Department of Corrections and Community Supervision

 

Remedial Education Services for Incarcerated Individuals

 

8/16/15 – 8/31/16

$ 30,000

Ann Jacobs

Pinkerton Foundation

Collaborative Community Partnership for College Success

 

5/8/14 – 6/30/16

$ 2,500

Ann Jacobs

New York City Council

Black Male Initiative (BMI) Summer Boot Camp

 

7/1/15 – 8/31/16

$ 35,968

Philip Yanos

Department of Health and Human Services via Rutgers University

Treating Hidden Barriers to Employment: Integrated Treatment for PTSD in Supported Employment

 

10/1/15 – 9/29/16

$ 11,347

David Kennedy

State of Connecticut via University of New Haven

 

Reducing Serious Violence in the State of Connecticut

 

7/1/15 – 6/30/16

$ 124,631

Ann Jacobs

Pinkerton Foundation

Mentoring Program

1/1/16 – 12/31/16

$ 100,000

Stephen Handelman

The Tow Foundation

Troubled Kids: Changing the Culture of Juvenile Justice

 

1/1/16 – 12/31/16

$ 125,775

Jason Rauceo

National Institutes of Health (NIH)

Pathogenic Yeast Stress Signaling Networks

 

3/1/16 – 2/28/17

$ 117,672

Ann Jacobs

New York Women’s Foundation

An Initiative to Shrink the Female Population at Rikers

1/1/16 – 6/30/16

$ 30,000

Charles Strozier

ARTIS Research

Pathways to and from Radicalization

 

1/1/16 – 12/31/16

$ 5,000

Claudia Calirman

Institute for Studies of Latin American Art (ISLAA)

 

"Basta!" - Exhibition, Panel Discussion & Catalogue

 

1/1/16 – 5/15/16

$ 10,000

Philip Yanos

National Institutes of Health (NIH)

 

Randomized Controlled Trial Treatment for Internalized Stigma in Schizophrenia

 

2/1/16 – 1/31/17

$ 599,475

Mechthild

Prinz

Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory

 

Proteomic Discovery of Polymorphic Proteins in Skin and Saliva Use of Fingerprint Protein to Obtain Identifying Information

 

1/19/16 – 9/30/16

$ 23,417

Ann Jacobs

The Teagle Foundation

Liberal Arts Education beyond the Academy

 

1/1/16 – 12/31/17

$ 75,000

In FY 2015, John Jay College received 23 million dollars in external grant funding!

PI(S)

SPONSOR

PROJECT TITLE

2015 Budget Start Date

AMOUNT

Ann Jacobs

NYS Department of Corrections and Community Supervision

 

Remedial Education Services for Incarcerated Individuals

 

8/16/15 – 8/31/16

$ 30,000

Ann Jacobs

New York City Council

Black Male Initiative (BMI) Summer Boot Camp

 

7/1/15 – 8/31/16

$ 35,968

Philip Yanos

Department of Health and Human Services via Rutgers University

Treating Hidden Barriers to Employment: Integrated Treatment for PTSD in Supported Employment

 

10/1/15 – 9/29/16

$ 11,347

David Kennedy

State of Connecticut via University of New Haven

 

Reducing Serious Violence in the State of Connecticut

 

7/1/15 – 6/30/16

$ 124,631

Anthony Carpi/ Edgardo Sanabria-Valentin

New York State Education Department

Collegiate Science and Technology Entry Program (CSTEP)

7/1/15 – 6/30/16

$ 259,429

Ellen Belcher

Metropolitan New York Library Council

 

Digitizing Policing: Opening Access to Law Enforcement Resources

 

11/1/15 - 6/30/16

$ 5,000

Ann Jacobs

William J. and Dorothy K. O’Neill Foundation

Reform of New York City Housing Authority Permanent Exclusions

 

12/14/15 – 12/13/16

$ 20,000

Barry Nemeroff

New York State Education Department

Science and Technology Entry Program (STEP)

7/1/15 – 6/30/16

$ 155,210

Ric Curtis

The New York City Mayor's Office of Criminal Justice

 

The Rapid Assessment of Homeless Encampments and Hot Spots in New York City

 

11/1/15 – 6/30/16

20,000

Javier Osorio

National Science Foundation via University of Texas at Dallas

 

Collaborative Research: Modernizing Political Event Data for Big Data Social Science Research

 

9/1/2015 – 8/31/2016

$ 34,853

Ann Jacobs

New York State Office for Children and Family Services

Providing Transitional Services to Participants in the Brookwood Secure Center College Program

 

7/1/15 – 6/30/16

$ 27,000

Jeff Butts

New York City Administration for Children's Services

 

Measuring Positive Youth Outcomes

 

12/15/15 – 9/15/16

$ 54,705

Ann Jacobs

New York State Division of Criminal Justice Services

 

Prison to College Pipeline

7/1/15 – 6/30/16

$ 100,000

Maria Hartwig

U.S. Dept. of Justice - Federal Bureau of Investigation

 

Moving Forward: Bringing about change in interrogation practice

 

9/30/15 – 9/29/16

$ 155,253

Wendy Guastaferro

DHHS Administration for Children and Families via the University System of Georgia

 

Enhancing Safety and Well-Being of Children of Adult Drug Court Participants

 

9/30/15 – 9/29/16

$ 61,798

Karin Martin

Laura and John Arnold Foundation via University of Washington

 

Multi-State Study of Monetary Sanctions

 

7/1/15 – 6/30/16

$ 52,671

Silvia Mazzula

Robert Wood Johnson Foundation

Expanding the Latina Researchers Network to Build Community, Diversity Research Capacity

12/1/15 – 11/30/16

$ 200,000

Ann Jacobs

Good Ole Lower East Side, Inc. (GOLES)

 

Community-Led Alternatives for Permanent Exclusion Initiative - NYCHA Workgroup

 

9/1/15 – 12/1/18

$ 85,000

Silvia Mazzula

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention  via  Research Foundation for Mental Hygiene, Inc.

Context and Ethnic Diversity: Children's Responses to 9/11

 

7/1/2015 – 6/30/2016

$ 37,409

Ann Jacobs

Laura and John Arnold Foundation

Developing a National Agenda for Pretrial Research

9/17/15 – 11/30/16

$ 266,513

David Kennedy

Community Foundation of St. Joseph County

Reducing Serious Violence in South Bend, Indiana

1/1/2015 – 12/31/2015

$ 121,586.25

Joshua Freilich

Department of Homeland Security via University of Maryland

Improvements, Updates, and Support for the TEVUS Portal

 

7/1/2015 – 6/30/2016

$ 45,036

Anthony Carpi & Nathan Lents

U.S. Department of Education

Creating Hispanic Scientists: A Model Articulation Program between Hispanic Serving Institutions

 

10/1/15 – 9/30/16

$ 655,658

Jeffrey Butts

New York City Council

Implementation and Outcome Assessment of the New York City Anti-Gun Violence Initiative

 

7/1/15 – 6/30/16

$ 250,000

Ann Jacobs

NYC Center for Economic Opportunity

NYC Justice Corps

7/1/15 – 6/30/16

$ 2,400,000 (1.4 M from NYC Justice Corps, 1M from Young Male Initiative)

Ann Jacobs

The Fortune Society Inc.

College Readiness Program

7/1/15 – 6/30/16

$ 18,750

David Kennedy

U.S. Department of Justice - Office on Violence Against Women

The National Network for Safe Communities: An Approach to Reducing Serious Domestic Violence

10/1/15 – 9/30/17

$ 1,607,270

Maria Hartwig

U.S. Dept. of Justice (DOJ) - Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI)

 

Validation of the Strategic Use of Evidence technique: The impact of culture and criminal experience

 

9/30/15 – 9/29/16

$176,089.29

Maria Hartwig

U.S. Dept. of Justice (DOJ) - Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI)

 

Implicit influences in investigative interviews: Expansion and cross-cultural validation

 

9/30/15 – 9/29/16

$184,503.19

Lynette Cook-Francis & Dana Trimboli

Single Stop USA, Inc.

Single Stop Services

5/5/15 – 6/30/16

$ 120,000

Philip Yanos

Department of Health and Human Services

Examining Determinants of Community Participation among Persons with Psychiatric Disabilities

 

9/30/2015 – 8/29/2016

$ 199,378

Ann Jacobs

Ford Foundation

Corridors of College Success, Prison to College Pipeline

 

2/1/2015 – 6/30/2016

$ 250,000

Jodie Roure

New York City Council

CUNY Black Male Initiative - Ronald H. Brown Law School Prep Program

7/1/15 – 6/30/16

$ 65,000

Ann Jacobs

New York City Council

CUNY Black Male Initiative – College Initiative

7/1/15 – 6/30/16

$ 80,000

Joshua Freilich & Demis Glasford

Department of Homeland Security via University of Maryland

Patterns of US Extremist Crime in the US

 

7/1/15 – 6/30/16

$ 60,000

Lisandro Perez

U.S. Department of Education

JUNAM: Supporting Excellence in a Latin American and Latina/o Studies B.A. Degree

 

10/1/15 – 9/30/16

$ 90,587

Ann Jacobs

Iconic 32 LLC

Prison to College Pipeline Donation

5/1/15 – 4/30/20

$ 2,220

Maria Noel Blanchet

Jewish Foundation for Education of Women

John Jay CUNY Summer Service Corps

6/1/15- 8/31/15

$ 121,134

Anthony Carpi & Garry Brown

Savannah River Nuclear Solutions

 

A mechanistic investigation of reduction and volatilization of mercury contaminants in soil at the Oakridge Y-12 National Security Complex

 

8/18/15 – 8/17/16

$ 254,848.63

David Kennedy

The John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation

 

Chicago Group Violence Reduction Strategy

 

6/1/15 – 5/31/17

$ 1,200,000

Ann Jacobs

Ford Foundation

Corridors of College Success, Prison to College Initiative

 

7/1/15 – 6/30/16

$ 200,000

Bilal Khan

National Institutes of Health via New York University

 

Addressing Hepatitis C and Hepatocellular Carcinoma: The Current and Future Epidemics

 

5/1/15 – 4/30/16

$ 105,738.60

Karen Texeira

U.S. Department of Education

Upward Bound Program

10/1/15 – 9/30/16

$ 414,666

David Kennedy

City of Paterson, New Jersey

Reducing Serious Violence in Paterson, New Jersey

 

7/1/15 – 6/30/16

$182,217

Stephen Handelman

Inter-American Development Bank

 

Communicating Justice: A Workshop for Senior Public Affairs Specialists and Managers in Law Enforcement, Interior Ministries and other Official Entities in Latin America and the Caribbean

 

9/1/15 – 2/1/16

$ 63,839.47

Steven Penrod

National Science Foundation (NSF) via Barnard College

The responsibility of judges to assure due process: Tension among neutrality, rights protection, and role

 

7/1/15 – 6/30/16

$ 17,595

Cynthia Calkins

Department of Justice (DOJ) via Fairleigh Dickinson University

 

Campus Sexual Misconduct: Using Perpetrator Risk Assessment and Tailored Treatment to Individualize Sanctioning

 

5/1/15 – 12/31/15

$ 3,000

David Kennedy

Mayor and Alderman of the City of Savannah

 

Reducing Serious Violence in Savannah, Georgia

 

6/1/15 – 5/31/16

$ 210,950

Preeti Chauhan

The Laura and John Arnold Foundation

Misdemeanor Justice Project - II (MJP-II)

 

6/17/15 – 12/31/17

$ 872,587

Ann Lopes & Jeffrey Coots

NYC Department of Health and Mental Hygiene

Punishment to Public Health (P2P)

7/1/15 – 6/30/16

$ 99,415

Anru Lee

The J. William Fulbright Foreign Scholarship Board

 

The Afterlife of Women Workers: How Postindustrial Taiwan Contributes to the Study of Gender and Global Capitalism

 

9/1/15 – 6/30/16

$ 31,159.20

Ann Jacobs

J.M. Kaplan Fund

Building Pathways from Prison to College

7/1/15 – 6/30/16

$ 75,000

Jeff Butts

NYC Department of Health and Mental Hygiene

 

Assessing infrastructure of behavioral health services in NYC

 

7/1/15 – 6/30/16

$ 66,667

Elise Champeil

National institutes of Health (NIH)

Role of p21 signaling pathway in response to MC & DMC DNA Interstrand Crosslinks

 

7/1/15  - 6/3016

$ 113,028

Josefina Couture

U.S. Department of Education

John Jay College Educational Talent Search

 

9/1/15 – 8/31/16

$ 380,1111

Jeff Butts

The Annie E. Casey Foundation

Evidence Generation for Youth Services

 

1/1/15 – 12/31/15

$ 150,000

Martin Horn

The Jacob & Valeria Langeloth Foundation

 

Approaches to Reforming Long-Term Isolation: A Convening to Further a National Consensus on Ending the Over-Use of Extreme Isolation

 

7/1/15 – 6/30/16

$ 99,682

Amy Adamczyk

CUNY – Hunter  College

Examining Tolerance for Homosexuality: A Cross-national Analysis

 

7/1/15 – 6/30/16

$ 1,000

Yi He

U.S. Department of Agriculture

 

2015 E. Kika De La Garza Fellowship - Fostering Authentic Learning at Hispanic Serving Institutions by Integrating Research Component in Curriculum

 

6/17/15 – 7/8/15

 

Ann Jacobs

Tow Foundation

Tow Advocacy Fellowship Initiative

7/1/15 – 6/30/16

$ 250,000

Ann Jacobs

David Rockefeller Fund

 

NYS Prison to College Pipeline - Educational Initiatives Expansion

 

7/1/15 – 6/30/16

$ 60,000

Lissette Delgado-Cruzata

National Institutes of Health via Columbia University

The Undergraduate Research Program to Promote Diversity in Environmental Health Sciences  (URPPD)

4/2/15 – 5/31/16

$ 12,158

Jane Katz

Agnes Varis Trust

W.E.T.s 4VETS

7/1/15- 6/30/16

$ 26,000

Anthony Carpi & Katalin Szur

U.S. Department of Education

A Success Pipeline for Hispanic Students: Expanding a Model Transfer Articulation Program by Supporting Cohort Identity, Academic Progress, and Learner-Centered Curriculum

 

10/1/15 – 9/30/16

$ 619,704

Stephen Handelman

Solutions Journalism Network, Inc.

Reducing and Preventing Violence: Strengthening Journalism About What Works

 

5/1/15 – 4/30/16

$ 99,397

Ann Jacobs

Edward S. Moore Family Foundation

Workgroup on New York Housing Authority Permanent Exclusions

 

3/1/15 – 11/30/15

$ 5,000

Joshua Freilich

National Institute of Justice via Michigan State University

An Assessment of Extremist Groups' of Web Forums, Social Media, and Technology to Enculturate and Radicalize Individuals to Violence

 

1/1/15 – 12/31/16

$ 174,917

Ric Curtis

National Institutes of Health via New York University

Discovery to Implementation & Back: Research Translation for the HIV/SU Epidemic

1/1/15 – 12/31/16

$ 13,092

Jeff Butts

Portland State University

Evaluation of Reclaiming Futures Impact and Strategies for Growth

 

4/24/15 - 5/31/15

$ 75,000

Scott Stoddart

Robin Hood Foundation

Acceleration, Completion, Engagement (ACE) Program

 

2/3/15 – 8/2/16

$ 565,740

Jason Rauceo

National Institutes of Health

Pathogenic Yeast Stress Signaling Networks

 

5/1/15 – 2/29/16

$ 117,672

Eric Piza

National Institute of Justice (NIJ) via Rutgers University

 

A Multi-jurisdictional Test of Risk Terrain Modeling and a Place-based Evaluation of Environmental Risk-Based Patrol Deployment Strategies

 

1/1/15 – 12/31/15

$ 13,300

Ann Jacobs

Harry J. Brown Jr. Foundation

Workgroup on New York Housing Authority Permanent Exclusions

 

3/1/2015 – 2/28/2016

$ 3,000

Amy Adamczyk

Lilly Endowment Inc. via University of Notre Dame

 

Parental Cultures and Practices of Intergenerational Transmission of Religious Faith to Children: Contexts, Commitments, and Consequences

 

1/1/2015 – 12/31/2015

$ 7,174

Philip Yanos

National Institutes of Health (NIH)

 

Randomized Controlled Trial Treatment for Internalized Stigma in Schizophrenia

 

02/01/2015 – 01/31/2016

$ 610,013

Ann Jacobs

Pinkerton Foundation

Pinkerton Fellows Initiative

6/1/15 – 8/31/16

$ 686,000

Garry Brown

City University of New York

A Mechanism for the Reduction of HgCl2 on Environmental Surfaces

 

2015

$ 1,000