Upcoming Grants Related to Criminal/Juvenile Justice

 

U.S. Department of Justice: Smart Pretrial Demonstration Initiative

Deadline: May 27, 2014

The Smart Pretrial Demonstration Initiative (SPDI), administered by the Bureau of Justice Assistance (BJA), is part of BJA’s “Smart Suite” of crime fighting programs—Smart Prosecution, Smart Policing, Smart Supervision, and now Smart Pretrial. The FY 2014 SPDI grant program seeks to build upon analysis-driven, evidence-based pretrial justice by encouraging local and tribal jurisdictions to effectively implement...


 

U.S. Department of Justice: Second Chance Act Two-Phase Juvenile Reentry Demonstration Program: Planning and Implementation

Deadline: Jun 2, 2014

The purpose of this solicitation is to support demonstration projects to improve juvenile reentry outcomes. The objectives of this reentry process are to provide youth with services and supervision in both confinement and the community—based on and matched to their assessed risks and criminogenic needs—that support their successful reentry. Youths’ reentry plans should reflect specific...


 

U.S. Department of Justice: Second Chance Act Two-Phase Adult Reentry Demonstration Program: Planning and Implementation

Deadline: Jun 2, 2014

The goal of this program is to support jurisdictions to develop and implement comprehensive and collaborative strategies that address the challenges posed by reentry to increase public safety and reduce recidivism for medium to high risk individuals reentering communities from incarceration. Within the context of this initiative, “reentry” is not envisioned to be a specific...


 

U.S. Department of Justice: Second Chance Act Comprehensive Community-Based Adult Reentry Program Utilizing Mentors

Deadline: Jun 2, 2014

The Second Chance Act grant programs are designed to help communities develop and implement comprehensive, evidence-based, and collaborative strategies that promote success and reduce the likelihood of recidivism of individuals returning from incarceration. “Reentry” is not a specific program, but rather a process that starts at jail or prison intake, and ends when formerly incarcerated...


 

U.S. Department of Justice: Vision 21: Using Technology To Expand National and International Access to Victim Services

Deadline: May 15, 2014

This program will provide project funding to eligible nonprofit organizations that propose to use technology creatively to interact directly with crime victims and provide information, referral, crisis assistance, and longer term help. The Office for Victims of Crime (OVC) seeks applications under the three following categories of victim service projects: 1. National-Scope Victim Service Initiatives:...


 

U.S. Department of Justice: Practitioner-Researcher Partnership Mentoring Children of Incarcerated Parents Demonstration Program

Deadline: May 27, 2014

This demonstration program will support a practitioner-researcher partnership to develop and evaluate new mentoring practices to serve the needs of youth whose parents are incarcerated. Incarcerated parents and their children are a heterogeneous group, and associations between parental incarceration and developmental outcomes are complicated. However, research has shown that having an incarcerated parent can present...


 

U.S. Department of Labor: Face Forward 2 – Intermediary and Community Grants

Deadline: May 2, 2014

Face Forward 2 – Intermediary and Community grants will offer organizations the opportunity to develop programs that address the employment barriers of court-involved youth while helping these youth develop the employment skills needed to obtain good jobs. These grants will help participants move forward into the future by combining the most promising workforce and juvenile...


 

U.S. Department of Justice: Byrne Criminal Justice Innovation Program

Deadline: Apr 20, 2015

The U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) is seeking applications from eligible entities to plan and implement place-based, community-oriented strategies to address targeted crime issues within a neighborhood as a part of a broader neighborhood revitalization initiative. Healthy, vibrant communities are places that provide the opportunities, resources, and an environment that children, youth, and adults need...


 

Department of Labor: Training to Work 2-Adult Reentry

Deadline: Apr 18, 2014

Training to Work 2-Adult Reentry (T2W2) provides the opportunity for organizations to develop and implement career pathway programs in demand sectors and occupations for men and women who are at least 18 years old and who are enrolled in work release programs (WRPs). Additionally, grantees must provide a strategy to prioritize services to veterans that...


 

U.S. Department of Justice: Smart Supervision

Deadline: Apr 7, 2014

The FY 2014 Smart Supervision Program (SSP) seeks to improve probation and parole success rates, which would in turn improve public safety, reduce admissions to prisons and jails, and save taxpayer dollars. Funds can be used to implement evidence-based supervision strategies and to innovate new strategies to improve outcomes for supervisees. The goal of this...


 

U.S. Department of Justice: Coordinated Tribal Assistance

Deadline: Mar 24, 2014

The Coordinated Tribal Assistance Solicitation (CTAS) program is administered by the Department of Justice’s Office of Justice Programs (OJP), the Office of Community Oriented Policing Services (COPS) and the Office on Violence Against Women (OVW). The funding can be used to conduct comprehensive planning, enhance law enforcement, bolster justice systems, support and enhance efforts to...


 

U.S. Department of Justice: Second Chance Act Reentry Program for Adult Offenders with Co – Occurring Substance Abuse and Mental Health Disorders

Deadline: Mar 18, 2014

The goal of the Reentry Program for Adult Offenders with Co-Occurring Substance Abuse and Mental Health Disorders is to increase the screening and assessment that takes place during incarceration as well as improve the provision of treatment to adults with co-occurring substance abuse and mental health disorders after incarceration, to reduce the use of alcohol...


 

U.S. Department of Justice: Adult Drug Court Discretionary

Deadline: Mar 18, 2014

The Bureau of Justice Assistance is accepting applications for fiscal year (FY)2014 grants to establish new drug courts or enhance existing drug court services, coordination, and offender management and recovery support services. The purpose of the Adult Drug Court Discretionary Grant Program is to provide financial and technical assistance to states, state courts, local courts,...