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OJJDP FY 2020 and 2021 Nonparticipating States: American Samoa (2020), Connecticut (2020 and 2021), Nebraska (2020 and 2021), New Mexico (2020), Texas (2020 and 2021), Wyoming (2020 and 2021), and Virgin Islands (2020) Solicitation

Opportunity ID
Solicitation Status
Fiscal Year
Closing Date
Posting Date
Solicitation Type

Grants.gov Deadline: July 21, 2021
JustGrants Application Deadline: August 2, 2021

The overall goal is to develop, support, and enhance the capacity of a nonparticipating state to implement comprehensive evidence-based and promising programs to meet the needs of at-risk youth and youth who come into contact with the justice system that involve collaboration with interested key partners (including law enforcement; juvenile justice; court services; detention, corrections, jails, lockups, and other law enforcement facilities; youth-serving agencies; service providers; SAGs; and nonprofit organizations) to support (1) DSO: Eliminating or preventing the placement of nonoffending youth and status offenders, such as runaways or truants, in secure detention or correctional facilities; (2) Separation: Ensuring sight and sound separation of juveniles from adult inmates in secure facilities (such as adult jails, lockups, and secure detention and correctional facilities); (3) Jail Removal: Eliminating the detention or confinement of juveniles in adult jails and lockups; and (4) RED: Identifying and reducing racial and ethnic disparities among youth who come into contact with the juvenile justice system.

Date Created: June 3, 2021