U.S. flag

An official website of the United States government, Department of Justice.

Education in Law and Juvenile Justice

Award Information

Award #
Funding First Awarded

Description of original award (Fiscal Year 2004, $253,144)

The Division for Public Education at American Bar Association (ABA) brings expertise and a long-term commitment to the goals of OJJDP's Youth for Justice (YFJ)Program, the cooperative OJJDP national effort to enhance civic education and address juvenile delinquency through high-quality law-related education (LRE) programs. The ABA's role in the project includes leadership development through sponsorship of conferences, development of publications to inform existing and recruit new LRE practitioners, information dissemination through a national resource center, the creation of innovative programs, and mobilization of leadership support for YFJ goals.


Date Created: August 11, 2004