In fiscal year (FY) 2011, the Office Of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention (OJJDP) awarded $393,479,099 million in grants in support of its mission to prevent and respond to juvenile delinquency and child victimization, including more than $287 million in discretionary funding. Information about these awards is available below.
Formula and Block Grants
Funding through formula and block grants is available to states and territories through the state agency designated by the Governor. Juvenile Justice Specialists in each state administer the funding through subgrants to units of local government, local private agencies, and American Indian/Alaska Native jurisdictions for programs in accordance with legislative requirements. In FY 2011, OJJDP awarded $106,157,048 million under the following formula and block grants programs.
OJJDP awards discretionary grants to states, units of local government, and private organizations to administer programs. $287,322,051 million in discretionary grants was awarded in FY 2011 under the following programs.