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OJJDP Announces New Funding Opportunities

April 10, 2013

OJJDP Funding AnnouncementThe Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention (OJJDP) has announced the following fiscal year 2013 funding opportunities:

  • Field-Initiated Research and Evaluation Program. OJJDP will fund field-initiated studies that advance the understanding of how the application of a child and adolescent development framework to juvenile justice system approaches, policies, and programs impacts delinquency, juvenile justice system involvement, and recidivism. Applications are due by 11:59 p.m. ET on May 29, 2013.

  • VOCA (Victims of Child Abuse Act) Regional Children's Advocacy Centers Program. OJJDP will fund four regional children’s advocacy centers to provide training, technical assistance, and information services to multidisciplinary teams, local programs, and state chapter organizations of children's advocacy centers. Applications are due by 11:59 p.m. ET on May 29, 2013.

  • National Girls Institute. Through this solicitation, OJJDP will support its National Girls Institute, whose mission is to improve girls’ delinquency programming and practices at the national, state, tribal, and local levels; reduce the number of girls in the juvenile justice system; and improve the treatment of girls who are already in detention. Applications are due by 11:59 p.m. ET on May 30, 2013.

  • National Training and Technical Assistance Center for Youth in Custody. Through this solicitation, OJJDP will fund the National Center for Youth in Custody, which provides resources, training, and technical assistance for juvenile detention and confinement facilities, adult facilities that hold juveniles, and communities working to rehabilitate juvenile offenders. Applications are due by 11:59 p.m. ET on May 30, 2013.

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