Category: funding opportunity

[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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[Apply Now] Workforce Opportunity for Rural Communities (WORC): A Grant Initiative for the Appalachian and Delta Regions

The U.S. Department of Labor’s Employment and Training Administration (ETA), in partnership with the Appalachian Regional Commission and the Delta Regional Authority, recently announced the availability of up to $29.2 million to fund dislocated worker demonstration projects. The grant program supports alignment of workforce development with existing strategies and plans for economic development and diversification …

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[Apply Now] YouthBuild Program

The U.S. Department of Labor’s Employment and Training Administration is seeking applications for YouthBuild program grants. Authorized by the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act these grants help organizations to provide pre-apprenticeship services that support education, occupational skills training, and employment services to high-risk youth, ages 16 to 24, including youth in foster care, youth involved in the criminal …

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[Apply Now] Data-Led Governing: Raising the Bar for States’ Criminal Justice Policy and Practice Program

The U.S. Department of Justice’s Bureau of Justice Assistance is seeking applications for funding for a new initiative designed to establish standards for the collection, analysis, and use of state- and local-level data in criminal justice policy and practice decision making, including data-sharing protocols and resource allocation decisions. This program aims to reduce crime and recidivism …

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[Request for Proposals] The Bernard and Audre Rapaport Foundation

The Bernard and Audre Rapoport Foundation invites letters of inquiry by August 15, 2019 for support for projects that will make a substantial difference in the lives of incarcerated men and women after they have completed their sentences. The significant impediments that incarcerated men and women face as they attempt to re-start their lives and …

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[Apply Now] Tribal Opioid Response Grants

The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration is accepting applications for the Tribal Opioid Response grant program, which aims to address the opioid crisis in tribal communities by increasing access to culturally appropriate and evidence-based treatment, including medication-assisted treatment using one of the three FDA-approved medications for the treatment of opioid addictions. The intent is to …

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[Apply Now] Youth Gang Desistance/Diversion Grant Program

The U.S. Department of Justice’s Bureau of Justice Assistance’s Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention (OJJDP) is seeking proposals from applicant jurisdictions struggling with high levels of youth gang violence to implement one or more components of the OJJDP Comprehensive Gang Model as part of a community- and data-driven desistance/diversion response to gang-related crime …

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Addressing the Training Needs of Juvenile Prosecutors Program

The U.S. Department of Justice’s Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention is seeking applications for the FY 2019 Addressing the Training Needs of Juvenile Prosecutors Program. Prosecutors play a key role in ensuring an effective juvenile justice system; in most jurisdictions they support law enforcement, coordinate diversion programs, participate in detention hearings, prosecute defendants in …

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[Register for Webinar] Responding to the Reducing Revocations Challenge Request for Proposals

Hosted by Arnold Ventures and the CUNY Institute for State and Local Governance (ISLG) Arnold Ventures and ISLG have launched the Reducing Revocations Challenge, a national research and policy initiative dedicated to transforming probation and reducing unnecessary failures that contribute to mass incarceration. The Reducing Revocations Challenge seeks to support action research in up to 10 jurisdictions …

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[Apply Now] Reducing Revocations Challenge

Arnold Ventures and the CUNY Institute for State and Local Governance (ISLG) are accepting applications for the Reducing Revocations Challenge, a national research and policy initiative dedicated to transforming probation and reducing unnecessary failures that contribute to mass incarceration. The Challenge seeks to support action research in up to 10 jurisdictions around the country to better understand why revocations occur …

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