CJARS Fellowship Program

Information for the 2022 Program
Posting date: March 2nd, 2022
Informational meeting: March 31st, 2022 from 1-2 PM EST (click here to register)
Closing date: June 17th, 2022 by 5 PM EST
Funding details: The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation has provided CJARS with generous support for another two rounds of the CJARS Fellowship Program, one round in 2022 and another in 2023. Each year, we will provide $35,000 in funding to three exceptional proposals.
Program description: CJARS aims to produce a criminal justice data infrastructure that will support the research activities of a wide range of researchers. This solicitation seeks to cultivate a diverse CJARS user base, encouraging interested researchers from a range of backgrounds to consider incorporating CJARS into their ongoing research activities or to build original research projects that feature this novel piece of data infrastructure. To learn more about this opportunity, click on the “Download Program Solicitation” button below. After you have read the program solicitation and have prepared all of your submission materials, click on the “Submission Portal” button below to submit your application.
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Meet the 2022 Fellows

CJARS is proud to announce the three winners of the 2022 NSF-CJARS Research Fellowship Program. We were humbled by the number of impressive applications that we received and we are excited for the research that our fellows will conduct. Welcome us in congratulating Kat Albrecht, Matias Axelrod, and Naoka Carey.

Kat Albrecht

Assistant Professor of Criminal Justice and Criminology
Department of Criminal Justice and Criminology
Georgia State University

Matias Axelrod

PhD Student, Economics
Department of Economics
Michigan State University

Naoka Carey

PhD Student, Applied Developmental Psychology
Lynch School of Education and Human Development
Boston College