January 25, 2019
Categories: funding

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Ready to prep for the U.S. Department of Justice’s grant season? Join the Bureau of Justice Assistance (BJA) on these four webinars designed to help you succeed. Q&A sessions will follow at the end of each webinar.

Register for the webinars.

Funding Opportunities for Your Community in 2019: An Overview of What’s Ahead

Date: January 29
Time: 1:00–3:00 p.m. ET

In this webinar, attendees will learn about the primary initiatives BJA plans to fund in 2019, eligibility requirements, and estimated funding amounts.

The First Steps to Applying, Prepare Now

Date: January 31
Time: 1:00–2:30 p.m. ET

Prior to the release of a BJA solicitation, there are several steps that potential applicants can take to prepare for these funding opportunities. In this webinar, attendees will learn what registrations are necessary to apply, how to navigate Grants.gov, and what resources are available for applicants, such as the Office of Justice Programs (OJP) Funding Resource Center.

The Federal Funding Process: What New and Seasoned Applicants Should Consider

Date: February 5
Time: 1:00–3:00 p.m. ET

This webinar will explain the OJP grant process and what applicants should understand when applying for funding. Attendees will learn:

  • How to find the critical elements of a solicitation
  • What applications should include
  • Tips for developing a budget
  • How the peer review process works

Submitting Your Application: Avoid These Common Mistakes

Date: February 7
Time: 1:00–3:00 p.m. ET

This webinar will provide guidance for applicants on how to avoid common application mistakes. Attendees will learn:

  • The importance of using the Application Checklist
  • How applications are successfully submitted
  • How subawards can be incorporated into an application
  • How to attach documents


Source: JusticeCenter