Daniel J. Rahn Research Grant





 
 

DANIEL J. RAHN

1946 - 2002

Royal Canadian Mounted Police
(Canada)
 
 
As a memorial to Dan, the IABPA has established a research grant intended to support the advancement of the science of bloodstain pattern analysis.

 


 

Applications are now being accepted for the 2022 funding cycle.

The deadline for application submission is
NOVEMBER 30, 2021    
 

 

 

The Daniel J. Rahn Research Grant




Purpose


The purpose of the grant is to encourage and support research in BPA and to enable that research to reach the BPA community.
 

Eligibility


To be eligible for the grant, one must be:
  • an IABPA Member in good standing with Full Member privileges, or
  • non-members, IABPA Associate Members and IABPA Provisional Members must be nominated by an IABPA member in good standing with Full Membership privileges, and demonstrate adequate mentored supervision for their project.
There are three (3) grants available this year, up to $3000USD each.  Preference with be given to those who are not previous recipients of the award. 
 
 

Grant Committee


Committee Chair:  

Lynne D. Herold, Ph.D., Senior Criminalist, LASD (Ret.)

Committee Members:

T. Paulette Sutton, M.S., M.T. (ASCP)
Brian Yamashita, Ph.D., Research Scientist
Silke M.C. Brodbeck, M.D., Ph.D.
Martin Eversdijk 



All application submissions are reviewed by the Grant Committee.  Following the review process, the Committee Chair will forward final recommendations to the Executive Board.  All proposals received on or before the submission deadline will be reviewed and recipients will be determined in December/January.  Funding of the awarded grants will be in January
 

Submission Procedures and Administration

Please review and use the documents below to complete the grant application submission process and understand the recipient obligations.

The deadline for submission is NOVEMBER 30, 2021.  Applications must be submitted electronically to the Committee Chair in the manner described in the "Application Procedure" document provided above.
Contact the Committee Chair, if you have any questions regarding the grant.
 
SUBMIT