Category: funding opportunity

Nov 20

Apply Now: RFK National Resource Center for Juvenile Justice Training Institute

The Robert F. Kennedy National Resource Center for Juvenile Justice has launched a new training institute, featuring a portfolio of on-site training opportunities addressing critical topics in juvenile justice. The RFK National Resource Center training programs bring experts and experienced facilitators into local jurisdictions, ensuring that all vital leaders, staff, and stakeholders have the opportunity to …

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Nov 20

Apply Now: Online Certificate in School Discipline Reform

The School of Law and the School of Education at Loyola University Chicago (LUC) are accepting applications for spring enrollment in their part-time online program. The Certificate in School Discipline Reform program is designed to equip education professionals with the tools and skills needed to implement holistic, prevention-oriented approaches to school discipline. The certificate is …

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Nov 14

Apply Now: State Forums on Public Safety—Data-Driven Criminal Justice Briefings for State Policymakers

As a continuation of the 50-State Summit on Public Safety, the U.S. Department of Justice’s Bureau of Justice Assistance (BJA) will provide support for up to 25 states to host a State Forum on Public Safety in early 2018. Criminal justice experts from The Council of State Governments (CSG) Justice Center or the Crime and …

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Nov 07

Train-the-Trainer: How Being Trauma-Informed Improves Criminal Justice System Responses

The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration GAINS Center for Behavioral Health and Justice Transformation, operated by Policy Research Associates, Inc., is soliciting applications from communities interested in developing a capacity to provide trauma-informed training. The GAINS Center is offering a series of Train-The-Trainer (TTT) events to help local trainers to deliver its How Being …

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Nov 07

Apply Now: SOAR Technical Assistance Program

The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) SSI/SSDI Outreach, Access and Recovery (SOAR) Technical Assistance Center is seeking applications from criminal justice agencies and institutions that have not yet participated in the federally sponsored SOAR Technical Assistance Program, which helps states and localities to expedite access to the Social Security Administration’s disability programs for people who …

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Nov 06

Apply Now: Sequential Intercept Mapping Workshops Focusing on Reentry and Community Corrections

The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration’s GAINS Center for Behavioral Health and Justice Transformation is seeking applications from communities interested in developing integrated strategies to better identify and respond to the needs of adults with co-occurring mental and substance use disorders in contact with the criminal justice system. Selected communities will participate in Sequential …

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Nov 02

Apply Now: Technical Assistance Initiative to Strengthen Education and Workforce Development Services for Justice-Involved Young Adults

With support from the U.S. Department of Education’s Office of Career, Technical, and Adult Education, RTI International invites community partnerships to submit a letter of interest to join a technical assistance initiative focused on improving outcomes for young adults (ages 16–24) who are involved with the criminal justice system by connecting them with career and technical education …

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Oct 13

Apply Now: Open Society Foundations Soros Justice Fellowships

The Open Society Foundations is seeking applications for its Soros Justice Fellowships. Prospective fellows can apply for funding through either the advocacy, media, or youth activist fellowship. Grants of up to $120,000 will be awarded to outstanding individuals to undertake projects that advance reform, spur debate, and catalyze change on a range of issues facing the U.S. criminal justice …

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Oct 13

Call for Participants: Statewide Initiatives for Children with Incarcerated Parents Survey

The National Resource Center on Children and Families of the Incarcerated is seeking participants to take part in a survey about state-level initiatives intended to support children with incarcerated parents. The initiatives may be underway or in the planning phase and must be statewide rather than specific to a particular location or facility (e.g., a single prison), unless that location or facility …

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Sep 25

Register for Webinar: Young Adults Sentenced to State Prison

Hosted by the Vera Institute of Justice This webinar is geared towards state agencies interested in reforming the care and custody of young adults within their prisons. To learn about what such an effort looks like, the Connecticut Department of Corrections will discuss its approach to working with young adults through the implementation of the …

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