Category: funding opportunities

[Apply Now] Length of Stay Policy Academy

The Center for Juvenile Justice Reform, in partnership with the Pew Charitable Trusts and the Council of Juvenile Correctional Administrators, is seeking proposals for the 2020–2021 Length of Stay Policy Academy. As part of this opportunity, participant teams will join with researchers, policymakers and practitioners for a 3.5-day period of intensive learning, discussion, and planning March 23–26, 2020 …

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[Apply Now] Dennis M. Mondoro Probation and Juvenile Justice System Enhancement Project

The Robert F. Kennedy (RFK) National Resource Center for Juvenile Justice is seeking applications for jurisdictions to apply to become one of three selected sites to receive consultation and technical assistance to undertake a comprehensive Probation System Review. This opportunity is made possible through the Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention’s Second Chance Act Ensuring …

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[Apply Now] An Academic-based Training Initiative to Improve Police Responses for People with Mental Illness and Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities

The U.S. Department of Justice’s Bureau of Justice Assistance is seeking applications for FY 2019 funding for the Academic-based Training Initiative to Improve Police Responses for People with Mental Illness and Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities. This initiative focuses on developing academic-based, transdisciplinary crisis intervention training to educate, train, and prepare law enforcement officers so that they are …

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[Apply Now] PREA Targeted Implementation Planning and Support Program

Impact Justice, with funding from the U.S. Department of Justice’s Bureau of Justice Assistance, is seeking applications for the Prison Rape Elimination Act (PREA) Targeted Implementation Planning and Support (TIPS) program. PREA TIPS will assist small and medium locally operated jails, juvenile facilities, community confinement facilities, and tribal facilities with PREA implementation. Agencies and facilities will receive strategic guidance …

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[Apply Now] Re-Employment Support and Training for the Opioid Related Epidemic Grant Program

The U.S. Department of Labor’s Women’s Bureau is seeking applications for the Re-Employment Support and Training for the Opioid Related Epidemic (RESTORE) Grant Program, which provides funding to directly address the employment needs of women affected by the opioid crisis and combat its impact in some of the hardest hit areas of the country. Applicants will establish and/or …

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[Apply Now] Edward Byrne Memorial Justice Assistance Grant (JAG) Program: Local Solicitation

The U.S. Department of Justice’s Bureau of Justice Assistance (BJA) is accepting applications for the FY 2019 Edward Byrne Memorial Justice Assistance Grant (JAG) Program. The program is the primary provider of federal criminal justice funding to states and units of local government. BJA will award JAG Program funds to eligible units of local government under this …

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[Apply Now] Evaluation of Juvenile Corrections Executive Leadership Training

The U.S. Department of Justice’s National institute of Justice is seeking applications for funding for a rigorous evaluation project to examine juvenile corrections executive leadership training. The Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention is supporting training to assist juvenile facility superintendents and other juvenile corrections personnel in their efforts to develop and implement effective …

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[Apply Now] Rural Jails Research & Policy Network

The Vera Institute of Justice, with support from Arnold Ventures, is seeking proposals from U.S.-based universities to participate in a new Rural Jails Research and Policy Network. Local jail populations in rural jurisdictions across America have grown dramatically over the past 45 years, both in absolute numbers and as a driver of mass incarceration nationally. …

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[Apply Now] Mental and Substance Use Disorders Prevalence Study

The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) is accepting applications for its FY2019 Mental and Substance Use Disorders Prevalence Study. Mental illness, particularly serious mental illness, is a significant public health problem with substantial unmet treatment needs in the United States. However, current surveillance systems leave several gaps in the understanding of these …

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[Apply Now] Enhancing Community Responses to the Opioid Crisis: Serving Our Youngest Crime Victims

The U.S. Department of Justice’s Office for Victims of Crime (OVC) is seeking applications to address an urgent gap in crime victim services related to the opioid epidemic and expand upon existing or establish new programs to provide services to children and youth who are victimized as the result of the crisis. OVC anticipates that …

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