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NCJRS Celebrates National Library Week April 12-18

National Library Week

Started in 1958, National Library Week is a nationwide observance celebrated by all types of libraries - including the NCJRS Virtual Library. NCJRS invites you to explore the breadth and scope of the NCJRS Virtual Library collection and services. With more than 220,000 collection documents and 60,000 online resources, including all known Office of Justice Programs works, it is one of the world’s largest criminal justice special collections.

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NCJ Number: NCJ 172869    
Title: Graduate Research Fellowship Program: Tomorrow's Research Community Brochure 1998-1999
  Document URL: Text PDF 
Corporate Author: National Institute of Justice (NIJ)
US Department of Justice
Office of Justice Programs
United States of America
Date Published: 1998
Page Count: 1
  Annotation: This brochure describes the National Institute of Justice's (NIJ) Graduate Research Fellowship Program.
Abstract: The NIJ program provides dissertation research support to doctoral students undertaking independent research on issues in crime and justice. The subject of the proposed doctoral dissertation should constitute the research for this fellowship. Research must focus on a topic relevant to filling key gaps in scientific knowledge, especially those relevant to criminal justice policy or to the concerns of criminal justice agencies and other agencies focusing on crime and justice problems. NIJ seeks applicants who have completed all doctoral degree requirements except the research, writing and defense of a dissertation. At the conclusion of the grant period, the dissertation must be completed and submitted as a final product. The brochure includes application information, selection criteria, eligibility requirements, award amounts, allowable expenses, application submission procedures and points of contact for further information.
Main Term(s): Funding sources
Index Term(s): Adult education ; Degree programs ; Grants or contracts ; Fellowships and scholarships ; Higher education ; Federal programs ; Research uses in policymaking ; Criminal justice research ; Financial aid
Sale Source: National Institute of Justice/NCJRS
Box 6000
Rockville, MD 20849
United States of America

National Institute of Justice (NIJ)
US Department of Justice
810 Seventh Street NW
Office of Justice Programs
Washington, DC 20531
United States of America
Type: Training (Aid/Material)
Country: United States of America
Language: English
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