The purpose of this award is to provide funding through a cooperative agreement for a collection agent to administer a survey to a national sample of prison inmates, hereafter known as the Survey of Inmates in State and Federal Correctional Facilities (SISFCF), 2012. The activities under this award include drawing a national sample of prisoners and jail inmates, administering the surveys, and conducting data collection, analysis and reporting activities.
BJS anticipates making one award for a 30-month period under this solicitation.
BJS is authorized to issue this solicitation under 42 U.S.C. § 3732(c).