The U.S. Department of Justice’s Bureau of Justice Assistance (BJA) is seeking applications for the FY 2017 Second Chance Act Statewide Adult Recidivism Reduction Strategic Planning Program. State correctional agencies (state departments of corrections or community corrections) or State Administering Agencies (SAAs) are eligible to apply for this grant, which will provide funding for agencies to develop strategic plans that address their state’s recidivism drivers and includes effective strategies for reducing recidivism and enhancing public safety.
The solicitation provides further details about the program. Applications are due by July 6.
On Thursday, June 22, BJA and the National Reentry Resource Center will host a webinar explaining details about the solicitation and application process. Register for the webinar.