Category: Tribal Affairs

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 05

Apply Now: Research and Evaluation in Corrections

The U.S. Department of Justice’s National Institute of Justice (NIJ) is seeking applications for the funding of rigorous evaluations of promising practices and strategies that aim to promote effective management and supervision in institutional and community corrections. Specifically, the NIJ is interested in receiving proposals for research and evaluation focused on reducing violence and the …

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Jan 16

Apply Now: FY18 Coordinated Tribal Assistance Solicitation

The U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) is seeking applications for FY 2018 funding to improve public safety and victim services in tribal communities. Strategic plans should address improving public safety through community-oriented strategies and should identify the priority needs facing the applicant’s justice system, outlining a detailed, strength-based victim-centered strategic planning strategy that includes law enforcement; …

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Jan 03

Register for Training: Tribal Oriented Policing Strategies

The National Criminal Justice Training Center of Fox Valley Technical College, in partnership with the Miami Nation of Oklahoma, will host a training that explores strategies that enhance collaboration between law enforcement agencies and tribal communities to reduce crime and improve community quality of life. Participants will practice working in organized problem solving teams to …

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Mar 06

Register for Webinar: Overcoming Cultural and Service Gaps for Members of Tribal Communities in the Criminal Justice System

Hosted by the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration Members of tribal communities who are dealing with behavioral health issues are often incarcerated rather than receiving recovery-oriented services in their communities. Frequently, this lack of access can be attributed to cultural and service gaps that exist between tribal-delivered services and services available outside the …

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