Category: grant

Apr 24

Apply Now: Strategies for Policing Innovation

The U.S. Department of Justice’s Bureau of Justice Assistance (BJA) is seeking applications for the FY 2018 Strategies for Policing Innovation (SPI) program. SPI enables police agencies to identify and define their most pressing crime problems as well as institute lasting operational and organizational changes that foster reliance on—and effective use of—evidence-based practices, data, and technology to …

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Apr 24

Apply Now: Innovative Responses to Behavior in the Community—Swift, Certain, and Fair Supervision

The U.S. Department of Justice’s Bureau of Justice Assistance (BJA) is seeking applications for the FY 2018 Innovative Responses to Behavior in the Community: Swift, Certain, and Fair (SCF) Supervision program. Grants will provide funding for state and local parole and probation agencies to help prevent recidivism and reduce crime in their jurisdictions through the use …

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Apr 24

Apply Now: State Occupational Licensing Review and Reform Program

The U.S. Department of Labor’s Employment and Training Administration is seeking applications for the State Occupational Licensing Review and Reform grant program. The goal of the program is to provide states with the means to review and streamline occupational licensing requirements in state-identified occupations as well as to promote the portability of state licenses to and from other states, …

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Apr 20

Apply Now: Law Enforcement and Youth Field-Initiated Research and Evaluation Program

The U.S. Department of Justice’s Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention is seeking applications for its FY 2018 Law Enforcement and Youth Field-Initiated Research and Evaluation Program. This grant supports field-initiated, methodologically rigorous research and/or evaluations focused on interactions between law enforcement and youth, with practical implications for the identification and development of programs and policies that ensure …

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Apr 20

Apply Now: State System Enhancements for Youth Offenders Program

The U.S. Department of Justice’s Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention is seeking applications for its FY 2018 State System Enhancements for Youth Offenders Program. This grant supports states and localities in developing and implementing strategies to ensure that youth involved with the juvenile justice system have fair and equal access to quality legal representation; ensure that youth involved with the …

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Apr 13

Apply Now: Criminal Justice Requirements and Resources Consortium

The National Institute of Justice is seeking applications for the Criminal Justice Requirements and Resources Consortium, which will fund two distinct but complementary activities: (1) identifying and assessing the highest-priority needs of criminal justice communities (i.e., law enforcement, courts, and corrections), along with potential solutions to those needs; and (2) the administration of activities that encourage …

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Mar 19

Apply Now: Innovations in Community-Based Crime Reduction Program

The U.S. Department of Justice’s Bureau of Justice Assistance (BJA) is accepting applications for the FY 2018 Innovations in Community-Based Crime Reduction (CBCR) Program (formerly known as the Byrne Criminal Justice Innovation program). The grant provides funding to enhance local and tribal communities’ capacity to effectively target and address significant and violent crime issues in neighborhoods with high …

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Mar 14

Apply Now: Tribal-Researcher Capacity Building Grants

The U.S. Department of Justice’s National Institute of Justice (NIJ) is seeking applications for FY 2018 funding for grants that support research involving federally recognized tribes (or tribally based organizations) on issues of crime and justice in the United States. This program furthers the department’s mission by sponsoring research to provide objective, independent, evidence-based knowledge and …

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Mar 14

Apply Now: Juvenile Justice Emergency Planning Demonstration Program

The U.S. Department of Justice’s Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention (OJJDP) is seeking applications for the FY 2018 Juvenile Justice Emergency Planning Demonstration Program. In 2009, OJJDP collaborated with several federal agencies as well as state, tribal, county, and local emergency management professionals to develop the Emergency Planning for Juvenile Justice Residential Facilities guide, which …

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Mar 14

Apply Now: Research and Evaluation on Violence against Women—Sexual Violence, Intimate Partner Violence, Stalking, and Teen Dating Violence

The National Institute of Justice (NIJ) is seeking applications to fund multiple projects on criminal justice responses across major areas related to violence against women, including intimate partner and dating violence, sexual violence, stalking, and violence against American Indians and Alaska Natives. NIJ has outlined the following priority areas: investigation and prosecution of crimes pertaining …

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