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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.


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 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

Comprehensive Opioid Abuse Site-based Program FY 2017 Competitive Grant Announcement
The U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ), Office of Justice Programs (OJP), Bureau of Justice Assistance (BJA) is seeking applications to plan and implement comprehensive strategies in response to the growing opioid epidemic. This program furthers the Department’s mission by providing resources to state, local, and tribal governments to intervene with persons with substance use disorders. For more information, please visit https://www.bja.gov/Funding/CARA17.pdf.

 

Applications Due: April 25, 2017

 

FY2017 BJA National Initiatives – Adjudications: Training and Technical Assistance to Support the Protection of Constitutional Rights Under the Sixth Amendment
The U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ), Office of Justice Programs (OJP), Bureau of Justice Assistance (BJA) is seeking applications under the Effective Administration of Criminal Justice Act of 2016 for national partners to provide training and technical assistance to state and local governments to provide the protections in criminal justice processes established by the Sixth Amendment of the Constitution. This program furthers the Department’s mission by ensuring the fair administration of justice through meeting the obligations established by the Sixth Amendment of the Constitution of the United States. For more information, please visit

https://www.bja.gov/6thAmendment.

 

Applications Due: May 16, 2017

 

PREA Program: Strategic Support for PREA Implementation in Local Confinement Facilities Nationwide
The U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ), Office of Justice Programs (OJP), Bureau of Justice Assistance (BJA) is seeking applications to support implementation of the National Prison Rape Elimination Act (PREA) standards and zero tolerance cultures related to sexual abuse and sexual harassment in small- and medium-sized confinement facilities (i.e., with 500 beds or less) operating at the local level across the United States. This program furthers the Department’s mission by supporting data-driven, innovative practices that promote sexual safety and compliance with the PREA standards in confinement facilities. For more information, please visit https://www.bja.gov/PREA17.

 

Applications Due: May 25, 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 March 16, 2017