Upcoming Grants Related to Criminal/Juvenile Justice

 

National Association of VOCA Assistance Administrators: Community Awareness Project

Deadline: Nov 22, 2019

The National Association of VOCA (Victims of Crime Act) Assistance Administrators (NAVAA), in cooperation with the Office for Victims of Crime, is seeking proposals for innovative and collaborative approaches to promoting community‐wide public awareness of the rights and available services for victims of all types of crimes during National Crime Victims’ Rights Week (NCVRW), April...


 

U.S. Department of Justice: Training and Services to End Violence Against Women with Disabilities

Deadline: Jan 16, 2020

The goal of the Disability Grant Program (DGP) is to create sustainable change within and between organizations that improves the response to individuals with disabilities and Deaf individuals who are victims of domestic violence, dating violence, stalking, and sexual assault and to hold perpetrators of such crimes accountable. DGP funds are used to establish and...


 

U.S. Department of Justice: Justice for Families Program

Deadline: Jan 8, 2020

The Grants to Support Families in the Justice System program (referred to as the Justice for Families Program) was authorized to improve the response of the civil and criminal justice system to families with a history of domestic violence, dating violence, sexual assault, and stalking, or in cases involving allegations of child sexual abuse. The...


 

U.S. Department of Justice: Sexual Assault Forensic-Medical and Advocacy Services for Tribes (FAST) Initiative

Deadline: Jan 10, 2020

The Sexual Assault Forensic-Medical and Advocacy Services for Tribes (FAST) Initiative is a special initiative designed to increase the availability of trained Sexual Assault Forensic Examiners (SAFEs) and trained sexual assault victim advocates in tribal communities, including Alaska Native villages. The FAST Initiative seeks to ensure that sexual assault victims in tribal communities where there...


 

The Atlantic and Allstate: Renewal Awards

Deadline: Dec 10, 2019

The Renewal Awards are a program from the Atlantic and Allstate that recognizes the social innovation demonstrated by thousands of nonprofits that are finding creative solutions to America’s most pressing problems. Nominated nonprofits will be judged on: 501(c)(3) status and an online presence, including a Facebook account, Twitter account, YouTube channel, or website Score on...


 

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...