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Program Details

DHS: Center of Excellence Criminal Investigations and Network Analysis DHS-16-ST-061-CINA-LEAD

Homeland security enterprise (HSE) criminal investigators require customized and innovative products that can provide them a competitive advantage in operational settings. Research-based solutions generated by this Center must be intuitive, insightful, timely, and innovative. CINA's research will be based on HSE needs, as expressed by its practitioners in this NOFO. Research outcomes will include analytical tools, technologies, and knowledge products, e.g., best practices, resource guides, and case studies, which can be transitioned effectively to the workforce.

USC may only submit one application in response to this program announcement. Your application submission MUST be coordinated with the Office of the Vice President for Research. Please send a two page abstract via email to Richard White ( by August 4, 2016. In addition to the 2-page abstract, you should also submit a biosketch for the PI.

DHS indicates that a LOI is NOT REQUIRED and a full proposal is due by September 1, 2016. For more information:

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