Category: funding opportunity

Request for Proposals: Technology Platform to Help States Reduce Recidivism

Across the country, revocations from community supervision drive between one and three of every four admissions to state prisons. Despite the financial and human cost, however, statewide supervision agencies struggle to adopt comprehensive, sustainable, and safe strategies to reduce revocations. Through its work with more than 30 states, the CSG Justice Center has seen firsthand …

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Apply Now: 2019 National Association of Counties Achievement Awards Program

The National Association of Counties is seeking applications for its Achievement Awards Program. The program seeks to recognize innovative county government programs that focus on initiatives such as offering new services to county residents or filling gaps in the availability of services; upgrading the working conditions or level of training for county employees; enhancing the …

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Apply Now: Sequential Intercept Mapping Workshops and Trauma-Informed Responses Train-the-Trainer Events

The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration’s GAINS Center for Behavioral Health and Justice Transformation, operated by Policy Research Associates Inc., is soliciting applications from communities for two national technical assistance opportunities: (1) Sequential Intercept Mapping (SIM) Workshops to identify ways that could reduce barriers between the criminal justice and behavioral health systems and …

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Apply Now: Justice Reinvestment Initiative Funding Opportunities

The U.S. Department’s Bureau of Justice Assistance (BJA) has announced two FY2018 funding opportunities under the Justice Reinvestment Initiative (JRI). JRI uses criminal justice data to design and implement innovative, research-based, and comprehensive approaches to reduce crime, cut recidivism rates, and shift resources toward more cost-effective safety strategies that work. Through the Justice Reinvestment Initiative: National Training and …

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Apply Now: Grants to Expand Substance Abuse Treatment Capacity in Adult Treatment Drug Courts and Adult Tribal Healing to Wellness Courts

The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration’s Center for Substance Abuse Treatment is accepting applications for FY 2019 Grants to Expand Substance Abuse Treatment Capacity in Adult Treatment Drug Courts and Adult Tribal Healing to Wellness Courts. The purpose of this program is to expand substance use disorder treatment services—which include recovery support services, screening, …

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Apply Now: Project AWARE (Advancing Wellness and Resiliency in Education) State Education Agency Grants

The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA), Center for Mental Health Services is accepting applications for FY 2019 Project AWARE (Advancing Wellness and Resilience in Education) – State Education Agency (SEA) grants (Short Title: AWARE-SEA). The purpose of this program is to build or expand the capacity of state educational agencies, in partnership …

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Apply Now: Request for Proposals to Evaluate Early Diversion Programs for Young Adults and Adults

The New York County District Attorney’s Office (DANY) is requesting proposals to evaluate Early Diversion Programs for Young Adults and Adults. Applicants to evaluate the Early Diversion initiative should propose a research design that facilitates an implementation assessment, outcome evaluation, and cost-benefit analysis of the initiative. Although the programs that constitute the initiative are not exactly alike, they all involve …

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Apply Now: Promoting Success in Community Supervision

The Laura and John Arnold Foundation aims to address the nation’s most pressing and persistent challenges using evidence-based, multidisciplinary approaches. The goal of this RFP is to help spur community corrections research and policy innovations that promote success and improve supervision outcomes. LJAF seeks proposals for projects that address the following priorities: Shaping, accelerating, and …

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Apply Now: 2019–21 Juvenile Justice Youth Advisory Council

The Annie E. Casey Foundation is seeking emerging youth justice leaders from around the country to apply for the 2019–21 Juvenile Justice Youth Advisory Council. Members will support and contribute to a national juvenile justice reform movement, and candidates must be young adults, ages 18 to 25, who are interested in strengthening their leadership and …

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Apply Now: Youth in Custody Practice Model Initiative

The Center for Juvenile Justice Reform at Georgetown University’s McCourt School of Public Policy, in partnership with the Council of Juvenile Correctional Administrators, is now accepting applications for sites to participate in its Youth in Custody Practice Model (YICPM) initiative. Informed by research on “what works” in serving youth in custody, as well as professional standards …

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