Open Solicitations

FY 2017 CTAS Solicitation

Solicitation, FAQs, Fact Sheet for CTAS FY-2017:
Solicitation
General FAQs
Fact Sheet

General Templates for CTAS FY-2017:
Sample Timeline Template
Sample Application Overview Template (Formerly Executive Summary)
Sample Tribal Narrative Profile Template

Purpose Area Narrative Templates for CTAS FY-2017:

Sample Purpose Area 1 (COPS) Template

Sample Purpose Area 2 (BJA OJJDP OVC COPS OVW) Template

Sample Purpose Area 3 (BJA) Template

Sample Purpose Area 4 (BJA) Template

Sample Purpose Area 5 (OVW) Template

Sample Purpose Area 6 (OVC) Template

Sample Purpose Area 7 (OVC) Template

Sample Purpose Area 8 (OJJDP) Template

Sample Purpose Area 9 (OJJDP) Template

 

Purpose Area Specific Project Abstract Templates for CTAS FY-2017:
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-2017:
Assurances
Certifications
Additional Requirements
Supplanting Guidelines
Table of Statutory Authorities
System for Award Management (SAMS)

Purpose-Area Specific Fact Sheets for CTAS FY-2017:
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

Miscellaneous Documents for CTAS FY-2017:
Allowable Costs List for Purpose Area 1
Coordinated Tribal Assistance Solicitation (CTAS) COPS Purpose Area 1 Public Safety and Community Policing Prohibited and Controlled Expenditures
Grantee Guide Book for Purpose Area 5
Past Successful Application Packet 

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.


Grants.gov

The federal government has established Grants.gov, which is the single access point for competitive discretionary funding opportunities offered by all federal agencies. Grants.gov 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.

BJA FY 2017 Wrongful Conviction Review Program

The U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ), Office of Justice Programs (OJP), Bureau of Justice Assistance (BJA) is seeking applications for the Wrongful Conviction Review Program. This program furthers the Department’s mission by providing assistance to public and nonprofit entities that seek justice for those who have been wrongfully convicted and preventing future crime through the identification of those persons who are actual perpetrators of the crimes. For more information, please visit https://www.bja.gov/wrongfulconviction17.

 

Applications Due: March 7, 2017

 

BJA FY 2017 National Initiatives: Preventing Violence Against Law Enforcement Officers and Ensuring Officer Resilience and Survivability (VALOR)

The U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ), Office of Justice Programs (OJP), Bureau of Justice Assistance (BJA) is seeking applications for the FY 2017 National Initiatives: Preventing Violence Against Law Enforcement Officers and Ensuring Officer Resilience and Survivability (VALOR) Initiative. This national initiative furthers the Department’s mission by improving the criminal justice system; enhancing law enforcement safety, wellness, resilience, and survivability; and providing support to efforts including training and technical assistance programs strategically targeted to address law enforcement safety and wellness needs. For more information, please visit https://www.bja.gov/VALOR17.

 

Applications Due: March 7, 2017

 

BJA FY 2017 Law Enforcement National Initiatives: Improving Responses to Criminal Justice Issues

The U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ), Office of Justice Programs (OJP), Bureau of Justice Assistance (BJA) is seeking applications for funding under the Law Enforcement National Initiatives: Improving Responses to Criminal Justice Issues Program. This program furthers the Department’s mission by assisting state and local jurisdictions in improving victim and witness cooperation, preventing and reducing crime by improving law enforcement investigations, and bringing criminal justice practitioners together to discuss and explore issues and trends in the criminal justice community. For more information, please visit https://www.bja.gov/NationalInitiativesLE17

 

Applications Due: March 7, 2017

 

BJA FY 2017 Smart Supervision: Reducing Prison Populations, Saving Money, and Creating Safer Communities

The U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ), Office of Justice Programs (OJP), Bureau of Justice Assistance (BJA) is seeking applications for Smart Supervision: Reducing Prison Populations, Saving Money, and Creating Safer Communities. This program furthers the Department’s mission by providing resources to states, units of local government, and federally recognized Indian tribes to develop and implement more effective and evidence-based probation and parole practices that effectively address individuals’ needs and reduce recidivism. For more information, please visit https://www.bja.gov/smartsupervision17

 

Applications Due: March 7, 2017

 

BJA FY 2017 Swift, Certain, and Fair (SCF) Supervision Program – Including Project HOPE

The U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ), Office of Justice Programs (OJP), Bureau of Justice Assistance (BJA) is seeking applications from states, localities, and tribes that are interested in implementing or enhancing a Swift, Certain, and Fair (SCF) Supervision Program Model. This program furthers the Department’s mission by providing resources for state, local, and tribal governments to establish or enhance programming focused on modifying and reducing criminal behavior and enhancing public safety. For more information, please visit https://www.bja.gov/SCF17

 

Applications Due: March 20, 2017

 

BJA FY 2017 Tribal Justice System Infrastructure Program Training and Technical Assistance Initiative

The U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ), Office of Justice Programs (OJP) Bureau of Justice Assistance (BJA) is seeking applications for funding under the Tribal Justice System Infrastructure Training and Technical Assistance Program. This program furthers the Department’s mission by assisting tribes with renovation and expansion projects to address tribal justice system infrastructure needs. For more information, please visithttps://www.bja.gov/TJSIPTA17.

 

Applications Due: March 21, 2017

 

BJA FY 2017 Justice and Mental Health Collaboration Program

The U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ), Office of Justice Programs (OJP) Bureau of Justice Assistance (BJA) is seeking applications for funding for the Justice and Mental Health Collaboration Program. This program furthers the Department’s mission by increasing public safety through innovative cross-system collaboration for individuals with mental illness who come into contact with the juvenile or adult criminal justice system. For more information, please visit https://www.bja.gov/JMHCP17.

 

Applications Due: April 4, 2017

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 6, 2017