BJA FY24 Formula DNA Capacity Enhancement for Backlog Reduction (CEBR) Program

Funding TypeGrant
Grantor Agency

U.S. Department of Justice

Grant RangeUp to 3.5M
# of Awards Available130
Programmatic AreaLaw & Justice
Deadline May 22, 2024
Match Required?
Match Amountn/a
Eligible EntitiesPublic and State controlled institutions of higher education, City or township governments, State governments, County governments
Focus AreaThis program funds states and units of local government with existing crime laboratories that conduct DNA analysis to process, and/or to increase the capacity to process, more DNA samples for entry into the Combined DNA Index System (CODIS) by publicly funded forensic DNA and DNA database laboratories, thereby helping to reduce the number of forensic DNA and DNA database samples awaiting analysis and/or to prevent a backlog of forensic and database DNA samples.
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