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Applicants for competitive discretionary grants must apply through Grants.gov. Grants.gov requires applicants to complete a three step registration process which can take up to 5 days to complete. Additional information regarding the registration process can be found at www.grants.gov.

Existing or continuing discretionary grantees will continue to use the Office of Justice Program's Grants Management System (GMS) to apply, as will applicants for formula grants.

Review the specific announcement for the designated application process.


Strengthening Investigative Tools and Technology for Combating Child Sexual Exploitation
All applications are due by 11:59 p.m. ET on July 29, 2019.
Due Date: 7/29/2019
OJJDP seeks to increase the technological investigative capacity and associated training for law enforcement, prosecutors, and other professionals through the development, refinement, and advancement of investigative tools, methods, and technologies that address child pornography, child exploitation, and child sex trafficking.
 
Specialized Services and Mentoring for Child and Youth Victims of Sex Trafficking and Sexual Exploitation
All applications are due by 11:59 p.m. ET on July 29, 2019.
Due Date: 7/29/2019
The purpose of this program is to enhance the capacity of applicant organizations to respond to the needs of children and youth who are victims of sexual exploitation/domestic sex trafficking as well as labor trafficking. There are three categories of funding available under this solicitation. Category 1: Specialized Services and Mentoring for Child and Youth Victims of Sex Trafficking and Sexual Exploitation. Category 2: Enhanced Service Delivery for Boys Who Are Victims of Sex and Labor Trafficking and Commercial Sexual Exploitation. Category 3: Preventing Sex Trafficking of Girls and Involvement in the Juvenile Justice System.
 
NIJ Funding Opportunity: Evaluation of Street Law™ Programs
All applications are due by 11:59 p.m. eastern time on August 12, 2019.
Due Date: 8/12/2019
This is a funding opportunity from the National Institute of Justice. This includes funding from OJJDP.

With this solicitation, NIJ seeks proposals to conduct a single evaluation project that measures the effectiveness of two programs administered by Street Law, Inc. (Street Law), as they are implemented in a two-year expansion of these programs that the Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention (OJJDP) is funding. These two programs are the Legal Life Skills program and the Police & Teens program.

Applicants should propose rigorous evaluation projects that measure the effectiveness of these two programs in the expansion sites, and provide useful information to practitioners and policy-makers regarding the utility and implementation of these programs.
 
NIJ Funding Opportunity: Evaluation of Juvenile Corrections Executive Leadership Training
All applications are due by 11:59 p.m. eastern time on August 12, 2019.
Due Date: 8/12/2019
This is a funding opportunity from the National Institute of Justice. This includes funding from OJJDP.

NIJ is seeking applications for funding to conduct a single rigorous evaluation project to examine a juvenile corrections executive leadership training. OJJDP is supporting training to assist juvenile facility superintendents and other juvenile corrections personnel in their efforts to develop and implement effective facility practices and strategies for youth in their custody.

This solicitation is focused on a formative evaluation and evaluability assessment, not to exceed a 24-month period of performance. This solicitation supports the U.S. Department of Justice's priority of reducing crime by supporting an evaluation effort on corrections workforce training and education with implications for the safety and well-being of youth and staff in juvenile residential facilities and the successful reintegration of juveniles under corrections supervision.
 
NIJ Funding Opportunity: Longitudinal Research on Delinquency and Crime, Fiscal Year 2019
All applications are due by 11:59 p.m. eastern time on August 13, 2019.
Due Date: 8/13/2019
This is a funding opportunity from the National Institute of Justice. This includes funding from OJJDP.

With this solicitation, NIJ seeks proposals for funding to conduct an expansion or extension of one or more ongoing/existing longitudinal research studies that focus on delinquency and crime throughout the life-course, which may include childhood, adolescence, and young adulthood.

Applicants are encouraged to adopt a holistic approach to the study of child and adolescent development and the emergence, persistence, and desistance of delinquent and criminal offending.

The research findings are intended to identify malleable risk and protective factors, which can be effectively targeted in efforts to prevent the onset of delinquency and to intervene in the lives of juvenile and young adult offenders.

This solicitation supports the U.S. Department of Justice strategic goal to reduce violent crime and promote public safety.


 

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