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OJJDP FY 2021 Strategies To Support Children Exposed to Violence

Opportunity ID
O-OJJDP-2021-100002
Solicitation Status
Open
Fiscal Year
2021
Closing Date
Posting Date
Solicitation Type
Competitive
Description

Grants.gov Deadline: June 22, 2021
JustGrants Application Deadline: July 6, 2021

This solicitation will primarily focus on the prevention of exposure to violence and early intervention to support children and families who are impacted.

There are two categories of funding available under this solicitation:
Category 1: Project Sites. Funding under this category can be used to develop and/or enhance support services for children exposed to violence in their homes, schools, and communities; and to develop, enhance, and implement Community Violence Intervention (CVI) strategies (i.e., community-based gun violence interventions such as street outreach, violence interrupters, group violence intervention, and hospital-based violence interventions) that focus on addressing juvenile delinquency and crime through informed approaches. These approaches can also include efforts to build trust between, youth, the community, and law enforcement. Applicants using CVI strategies will receive priority consideration.

Category 2: Training and Technical Assistance. In addition to supporting program implementation and direct service activities, the initiative will fund a training and technical assistance provider to support the Category 1 project sites and provide general training activities focused on exposure to violence as well as youth violence prevention and intervention.

View details for the solicitation-specific webinar that was held May 17, 2021.

Date Created: May 5, 2021