Category: JJ roundup

[Apply Now] Youth Homelessness Demonstration Program

The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development is seeking applications for its Youth Homelessness Demonstration Program (YHDP) initiative, which is designed to address systemic responses to youth homelessness and significantly reduce the number of youth experiencing homelessness in up to 25 participating communities (eight of which will be rural). Round 3 of the YHDP …

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[Apply Now] National Juvenile Justice Data Analysis Program

The U.S. Department of Justice’s National Institute of Justice (NIJ) is seeking proposals for funding to ensure that vital statistical information is available to the field regarding juvenile risk behaviors, juvenile victimization, juvenile offending, and the juvenile justice system’s response to law-violating behavior. The successful applicant will accomplish this by supporting and enhancing the National Juvenile …

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[Apply Now] National Mentoring Resource Center

The U.S. Department of Justice’s Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention (OJJDP) is seeking applications for funding for the 2019 National Mentoring Resource Center.  Under this solicitation, the successful applicant will continue to develop and expand the OJJDP National Mentoring Resource Center, which will provide comprehensive mentoring resources, references, and training materials as well …

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[Apply Now] Juvenile Justice Emergency Planning Demonstration Program

In 2009, the U.S. Department of Justice’s Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention (OJJDP) collaborated with several federal agencies and state, tribal, county, and local emergency management professionals to develop the Emergency Planning for Juvenile Justice Residential Facilities guide, which assessed emergency preparedness among state, county, and local juvenile justice systems. OJJDP’s assessment concluded …

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Coalition for Juvenile Justice National Conference

Each year, the Coalition for Juvenile Justice hosts a national conference uniquely focused on improving juvenile justice and delinquency prevention systems, services, practices, and policies. This year, the conference will focus on the latest research, developments, and challenges facing the field today. Specifically: how states and communities can serve as leaders in shaping a better juvenile …

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[Apply Now] Coordinated Assistance to States Program

The U.S. Department of Justice’s Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention is seeking applications for the Coordinated Assistance to States Program. This program will provide states and communities with coordinated resources, training, and technical assistance to aid in the planning, establishing, operating, coordinating, and assessing of delinquency prevention, intervention, and juvenile justice systems improvement projects. The solicitation provides …

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National Council of Juvenile and Family Court Judges 82nd Annual Conference

The 82nd Annual Conference will feature presentations on current and cutting-edge topics meant to inspire, provoke, and precipitate discussions about issues facing the juvenile and family court system. Plenary sessions highlighted by topic-specific training tracks on family law, juvenile justice, child welfare and mental health, and family violence, as well as tracks featuring practical and innovative solutions …

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[Apply Now] Enhancements for Juvenile Indigent Defense

The U.S. Department of Justice’s Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention (OJJDP) is seeking applications for the FY 2019 Enhancements for Juvenile Indigent Defense program. This program will provide funding to states and/or localities and national training and technical assistance to enhance juvenile defense delivery systems and improve juvenile defense practice. This program furthers …

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[Apply Now] Research and Evaluation on Gangs and Gang Violence

The U.S. Department of Justice’s National Institute of Justice (NIJ) is seeking applications for the funding of research and program evaluation projects that inform efforts to prevent and reduce gang activity, violence, and victimization in the United States. Gangs and gang members are responsible for a large amount of crime and violence in many localities; …

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[Apply Now] Strategic Prevention Framework – Partnerships for Success

The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration’s Center for Substance Abuse Prevention is accepting applications for FY 2019 Strategic Prevention Framework – Partnerships for Success grants. The purpose of this grant program is to prevent the onset and reduce the progression of substance addiction and its related problems while strengthening prevention capacity and infrastructure at …

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