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Arkansas

This state participates in the Federal Title II formula grants program.
Description

Review the following information to access contacts, funding information, state plans, performance measures, and more. 

 

OJJDP State Program Manager
Nicole McCrae
State Program Manager
Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention
202-598-2029
[email protected]

Juvenile Justice Specialist
Ocie Hunter, Jr. MBA
Arkansas Department of Human Services
700 South Main Street
P.O. Box 1437, Slot S-503
Little Rock, AR 72203-1437
501-320-3942
[email protected]

State Planning Agency Director
Vacant

State Advisory Group Chair
Dr. Donnell Hegler
1213 Southwest Avenue
Little Rock, AR 71730
870-814-7770
[email protected]

Compliance Monitor
Ricky Gaston
Arkansas Division of Youth Services
Arkansas Department of Human Services
700 South Main Street
P.O. Box 1437, Slot S-503
Little Rock, AR 72203-1437
501-320-6135
[email protected]

Compliance Monitor
Vacant

RED Coordinator
Sheila R. Foster
Arkansas Department of Human Services
700 South Main Street
P.O. Box 1437, Slot S-503
Little Rock, AR 72203-1437
501-320-6129
501-682-2121 (fax)
[email protected]

The OJJDP Title II Formula Grants Program provides funding to support state and local efforts to plan, establish, operate, coordinate, and evaluate policies and projects, directly or through grants and contracts with public and private agencies, for the development of more effective education, training, research, prevention, diversion, treatment, and rehabilitation programs, as well as justice system improvement efforts.

The Formula Grants Program is authorized under the JJDP Act of 1974, as amended, at 34 U.S.C. § 11131-11133. Pursuant to Part B of Title II of the JJDP Act, to receive formula grants, states must submit a plan for carrying out Formula Grants Program activities applicable to a 3-year period.

Title II Formula Grant Eligibility: Participating State

Distribution of Formula Grants for FY 2018

FY 2018 Prison Rape Elimination (PREA) Award Amount n/a
     FY 2018 Formula Grant Award Level $414,112
     Non-Compliance Reduction $0
     State Award Level Less Non-Compliance $414,112
     Less PREA Reduction $6,569
     FY 2018 Title II Allocation $407,543
     FY 2018 Title II Non Compliance Redistribution $5,163
     FY 2018 American Samoa NPS Redistribution $756
     FY 2017 American Samoa NPS Redistribution $730
     PREA FY 2017 Award Amount in Abeyance n/a
     FY 2016 Wisconsin Non-Compliance Redistribution $4,621
Total FY 18 Title II Award $418,813
FY 2018 Estimates for the Native American Pass-through Amount n/a

Learn about the methodology for determining the distribution of Juvenile Justice Formula Grants by State.

View charts of formula grant funds for all states and territories by fiscal year.

 

 

 


Active Awards in Arkansas

Below find active OJJDP awards in Arkansas. These include Title II awards and all other funding from OJJDP.