Upcoming Grants Related to Criminal/Juvenile Justice

 

Unorthodox Philanthropy

Deadline: Sep 30, 2019

Unorthodox Philanthropy (UP) is sponsored by the Lampert Byrd Foundation in San Francisco, and grew out of efforts to identify extraordinary ideas. It approaches funding differently. Most foundations direct funding to nonprofit organizations that rely on a continuous cycle of philanthropic dollars to remain viable and grow – despite the fact that such capital is...


 

Robert Wood Johnson Foundation: Systems for Action – Systems and Services Research to Build a Culture of Health

Deadline: Nov 6, 2019

Systems for Action (S4A) is a signature research program of the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF) that helps to build the evidence base for a Culture of Health by rigorously testing new ways of connecting the nation’s fragmented medical, social, and public health systems. Studies conducted through the S4A program test innovative mechanisms for aligning...


 

Borealis Philanthropy: Spark Justice Fund

Deadline: Sep 9, 2019

The Spark Justice Fund (SJF) is a donor collaborative at Borealis Philanthropy that supports grassroots organizing and advocacy groups to end the use of money bail in the criminal justice system, transform pretrial justice, and build power in communities most impacted by incarceration in the United States. The Fund’s long-term vision is to: End money...


 

U.S. Department of Justice: Second Chance Act Pay for Success Initiative: Outcomes-based Contracting To Lower Recidivism and Homelessness

Deadline: Oct 15, 2019

The Second Chance Act Pay for Success Initiative: Outcomes-based Contracting To Lower Recidivism and Homelessness (the Initiative) will assist local, state, and tribal governments in converting reentry and permanent supportive housing (PSH) service contracts into outcomes-based contracts in order to ensure accountability and improve performance with regard to recidivism reduction (categories 1 and 2) and...


 

Impact Justice: Prison Rape Elimination Act Targeted Implementation Planning and Support

Deadline: Aug 30, 2019

The Prison Rape Elimination Act (PREA) Targeted Implementation Planning and Support (TIPS) program is a new federal funding opportunity specifically for locally operated small- to medium-sized jails, juvenile facilities, community confinement facilities, lockups, and tribal facilities that are seeking to become sexually safer environments through compliance with the federal Prison Rape Elimination Act standards. TIPS...


 

Council of State Governments Justice Center: Innovations in Supervision Initiative – Community Corrections Collaborations to Reduce Violent Crime and Recidivism

Deadline: Aug 30, 2019

In partnership with the U.S. Department of Justice’s Bureau of Justice Assistance (BJA), the Council of State Governments (CSG) Justice Center seeks to fund model sites for the Innovations in Supervision Initiative (ISI): Community Corrections Collaborations to Reduce Violent Crime and Recidivism program. This ISI Model Site Program is designed to: Help project partners and...


 

Bernard and Audre Rapoport Foundation: Reintegration/Reentry Request for Proposals

Deadline: Aug 15, 2019

The Bernard and Audre Rapoport Foundation will support projects that will make a substantial difference in the lives of incarcerated men and women after they have completed their sentences. The Foundation is targeting hands-on projects that experiment with new approaches to improving the success of these men and women. Proposed projects might take place in...


 

U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development: Specialized Housing and Services for Victims of Human Trafficking

Deadline: Oct 30, 2019

The Specialized Housing and Services for Victims of Human Trafficking program will provide funds for crisis housing, host homes, and rapid rehousing to organizations that prioritize housing and trauma-informed, victim-centered services to victims of human trafficking. Organizations awarded program funds must work with other organizations (e.g., homeless) to train on how to identify victims of...


 

Vera Institute of Justice: Rural Jails Research and Policy Network

Deadline: Aug 9, 2019

The Vera Institute of Justice, with support from Arnold Ventures, will support U.S.-based universities to participate in a new Rural Jails Research and Policy Network. The Network will be comprised of two Hubs, based in universities with graduate programs. Once selected, each university Hub site will partner with approximately 5-10 rural counties in the state...


 

U.S. Department of Justice: Field-Generated Solutions for Tribal and Non-Tribal Communities to Improve Services for Victims of Crime

Deadline: Jul 24, 2019

The Field-Generated Solutions for Tribal and Non-Tribal Communities to Improve Services for Victims of Crime program will fund programs designed to support victims of crime and to bridge gaps in services to victims. The objectives of this program are to: Identify and address gaps in knowledge Develop and assess innovative practices Deliver much-needed victim assistance...


 

Life Comes From It

Deadline: Aug 12, 2019

Life Comes From It is a grantmaking circle that seeks to fund projects and collaborations from restorative justice, transformative justice, and indigenous peacemaking organizations. There are two grantmaking categories: 1. Individual projects. Examples include but are not limited to: Build an alternative approach to justice in the local community (e.g., create a community conflict transformation...


 

U.S. Department of Justice: Specialized Human Trafficking Training and Technical Assistance and Resource Development

Deadline: Jul 10, 2019

The Specialized Human Trafficking Training and Technical Assistance and Resource Development program will fund projects designed: To enhance the quality of services available to assist victims of human trafficking by providing specialized training and technical assistance (TTA) to legal and social service providers, community organizations, and other stakeholders To develop resources that commemorate the 20th...


 

U.S. Department of Justice: Using Telehealth to Improve Care, Access, and Quality of Sexual Assault Forensic Exams

Deadline: Jul 17, 2019

This Using Telehealth to Improve Care, Access, and Quality of Sexual Assault Forensic Exams program will support grantees in developing or enhancing statewide or regional telehealth programs to improve the quality of healthcare for sexual assault victims, increase the quality of forensic evidence collection, and expand the reach of sexual assault nurse examiner (SANE) services...


 

U.S. Department of Justice: Transforming America’s Response to Elder Abuse – Enhanced Multidisciplinary Teams for Older Victims of Abuse and Financial Exploitation

Deadline: Jul 8, 2019

The Transforming America’s Response to Elder Abuse – Enhanced Multidisciplinary Teams for Older Victims of Abuse and Financial Exploitation program will fund applications for two purpose areas: Enhanced Multidisciplinary Teams (E-MDT) Multidisciplinary Team Training and Technical Assistance (TTA) Center This program supports the development and TTA needs of enhanced MDT models to strengthen the capacity...


 

U.S. Department of Justice: Direct Services to Support Victims of Human Trafficking

Deadline: Jul 19, 2019

Direct Services to Support Victims of Human Trafficking will support projects to enhance the quality and quantity of services available to victims of human trafficking. Grants will fund direct services to victims of sex trafficking and labor trafficking, as well as for efforts to increase the capacity of communities to respond to human trafficking through...