Open Solicitations


FY 2016 CTAS Solicitation

Solicitation, FAQs, Fact Sheet for CTAS FY-2016
General FAQs
Fact Sheet

General Templates for CTAS FY-2016
Sample Timeline Template
Sample Executive Summary Template
Sample Tribal Narrative Profile Template

Purpose Area Specific Templates for CTAS FY-2016
Sample Purpose Area 1 COPS  
Sample Purpose Area 2 BJA 
Sample Purpose Area 3 BJA 
Sample Purpose Area 4 BJA 
Sample Purpose Area 5 OVW 
Sample Purpose Area 6 OVC 
Sample Purpose Area 7 OVC 
Sample Purpose Area 8 OJJDP  
Sample Purpose Area 9 OJJDP

Legal Documents for CTAS FY-2016
Additional Requirements
Supplanting Guidelines
Table of Statutory Authorities
System for Award Management

Miscellaneous Documents for CTAS FY-2016
Allowable Costs List for Purpose Area 1
Grantee Guide Book for Purpose Area 5
Past Successful Application Packet

Purpose-Area Specific Fact Sheets
Purpose Area 1
Purpose Area 2
Purpose Area 3
Purpose Area 4
Purpose Area 5
Purpose Area 6
Purpose Area 7
Purpose Area 8
Purpose Area 9

SMART Office FY 16 Support for Adam Walsh Act Implementation Grant Program

The U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ), Office of Justice Programs' (OJP) Office of Sex Offender Sentencing, Monitoring, Apprehending, Registering and Tracking (SMART), is pleased to announce that it is seeking applications for funding under the SMART Office FY 16 Support for Adam Walsh Act Implementation Grant Program. This program furthers the Department’s mission by assisting states, the District of Columbia, territories and certain federally recognized Indian tribes with implementation and ongoing maintenance of requirements under the Adam Walsh Child Protection and Safety Act of 2006, specifically Subtitle A of Title I, the Sex Offender Registration and Notification Act.

Applications are due Thursday, April 7, 2016 at 11:59pm, Eastern Time

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Grant Opportunities

To improve the crime-fighting and criminal justice administration capabilities of tribal, state, and local governments, we must ensure that tribes and communities have access to additional resources. Provided are links to funding opportunities available from The Justice Department and from the federal government.

The federal government has established, which is the single access point for competitive discretionary funding opportunities offered by all federal agencies. allows organizations to electronically find and apply for more than $400 billion in Federal grants.

Office of Justice Programs

The Office of Justice Programs (OJP), is the office of the U.S. Department of Justice that provides innovative leadership to federal, state, local, and tribal justice systems by disseminating state-of-the art knowledge and practices across America, and providing grants for the implementation of these crime fighting strategies.

Office of Community Oriented Policing Services

COPS — the Office of Community Oriented Policing Services —  is the office of the U.S. Department of Justice that advances the practice of community policing in America’s state, local and tribal law enforcement agencies.

Office on Violence Against Women

The Office on Violence Against Women (OVW), a component of the U.S. Department of Justice, is to provide federal leadership in developing the nation’s capacity to reduce violence against women and administer justice for and strengthen services to victims of domestic violence, dating violence, sexual assault, and stalking.


Updated February 10, 2016