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OJJDP Announces New Smart on Juvenile Justice Funding Opportunities

June 25, 2014

Funding OpportunityOJJDP is promoting reform through the adoption of evidence-based practices and a developmentally appropriate approach to juvenile justice. OJJDP is aware of the growing body of research on effective community-based approaches to juvenile crime and the limited impact that secure placement has on reducing juvenile offending and recidivism. OJJDP has incorporated this research into the development of a Smart on Juvenile Justice strategy that focuses on implementing juvenile justice reforms to maximize cost savings and strategically reinvesting the savings while supporting statewide system change. OJJDP has announced the following fiscal year 2014 funding opportunities as part of its Smart on Juvenile Justice strategy:


Visit OJJDP’s funding page for more information about these solicitations and other current funding opportunities.