Category: funding opportunity

[Apply Now] Second Chance Act Youth Offender Reentry Program

The U.S. Department of Justice’s Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention is seeking applications for the FY 2019 Second Chance Act Youth Offender Reentry Program, which encourages collaboration between state agencies, local government, and community and faith-based organizations to address the challenges that reentry and recidivism reduction pose for youth who are at a moderate …

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[Apply Now] Innovations in Supervision Initiative: Building Capacity to Create Safer Communities

The U.S. Department of Justice’s Bureau of Justice Assistance (BJA) is accepting applications for the FY 2019 Innovations in Supervision Initiative (ISI) Building Capacity to Create Safer Communities Program, which is funded through the Second Chance Act. The program provides funding for: (1) probation and parole agencies to implement more effective probation and parole practices to reduce …

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[Apply Now] Innovative Reentry Initiatives: Building System Capacity & Testing Strategies to Reduce Recidivism

The U.S. Department of Justice’s Bureau of Justice Assistance (BJA) is accepting applications for the FY 2019 Innovative Reentry Initiatives (IRI) Building System Capacity and Testing Reentry Strategies to Reduce Recidivism Program, which is funded through the Second Chance Act. The purpose of the program is to provide state and local jurisdictions and Indian tribes with the resources …

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[Apply Now] Improving Reentry for Adults with Co-occurring Substance Abuse and Mental Illness Program

The U.S. Department of Justice’s Bureau of Justice Assistance (BJA) is accepting applications for the FY 2019 Improving Reentry for Adults with Co-occurring Substance Abuse and Mental Illness (CSAMI) Program, which is funded through the Second Chance Act. The purpose of the program is to provide state and local government agencies and Indian tribes with funding to improve reentry …

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[Apply Now] Justice and Mental Health Collaboration Program

The U.S. Department of Justice’s Bureau of Justice Assistance (BJA) is accepting applications for the FY 2019 Justice and Mental Health Collaboration Program (JMHCP). JMHCP grants support cross-system collaboration to improve responses and outcomes for individuals with mental illnesses or co-occurring mental illnesses and substance addictions who come into contact with the justice system. This program supports …

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[Apply Now] Mental Health Training for Juvenile Justice

The National Center for Youth Opportunity and Justice is currently accepting applications from individuals interested in becoming a certified Mental Health Training for Juvenile Justice trainer. Developed specifically for juvenile probation, detention, and corrections professionals, the MHT-JJ provides critical information and practical strategies for interacting with youth who are experiencing mental, substance use, and traumatic …

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[Apply Now] Measuring the Impact of Victim Services: Instrument Development

In collaboration with the Office for Victims of Crime and the Office on Violence Against Women, the U.S. Department of Justice’s National Institute of Justice (NIJ) is seeking proposals for the development of a tool to assess the effectiveness of victim service programming. The tool will consist of two parts: the first is a validated, …

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[Apply Now] Research and Evaluation on Policing

The U.S. Department of Justice’s National Institute of Justice (NIJ) is seeking applications for funding for investigator-initiated, randomized controlled trial (RCT) studies of approaches to the challenges of policing in the United States that address the strategic priorities and objectives identified in NIJ’s Policing Strategic Research Plan, 2017-2022. Applicants are required to identify the strategic …

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[Apply Now] Evaluation of Services for Victims of Crime

In collaboration with the Office for Victims of Crime, the U.S. Department of Justice’s National Institute of Justice (NIJ) is seeking proposals for formative evaluations and evaluability assessments of victims of crime service programs. NIJ is interested in evaluations of different types of victim services, including, but not limited to, programs embedded in hospitals/trauma centers; …

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[Apply Now] Research into Desistance from Crime Program

The U.S. Department of Justice’s National Institute of Justice (NIJ) is seeking to build upon its past research efforts to understand and aid in accelerating the process of desistance from crime. NIJ encourages applicants to submit proposals for innovative approaches to advance the field’s conceptualization of desistance, novel ways of understanding the processes underlying desistance …

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