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This state does not participate in the Federal Title II formula grants program.

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


OJJDP State Program Manager
Marisa Harris
State Program Manager
Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention
[email protected]

Juvenile Justice Specialist, Compliance Monitor,
and RED Coordinator

Eleanor Michael
Office of Policy and Management
450 Capitol Avenue
Hartford, CT 06106-1379
[email protected]

State Planning Agency Director
Benjamin Barnes
Office of Policy and Management
450 Capitol Avenue
Hartford, CT 06106-1379
[email protected]

State Advisory Group Chair
Tonya Lewis
President & CEO
Phoenix Community & Economic Services
478 Anson Street
Bridgeport, CT 06606-4703
[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: Non-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 $438,246
     Non-Compliance Reduction $0
     State Award Level Less Non-Compliance $438,246
     Less PREA Reduction $0
     FY 2018 Title II Allocation $438,246
     FY 2018 Title II Non Compliance Redistribution $0
     FY 2018 American Samoa NPS Redistribution $0
     FY 2017 American Samoa NPS Redistribution $0
     PREA FY 2017 Award Amount in Abeyance n/a
     FY 2016 Wisconsin Non-Compliance Redistribution $0
Total FY 18 Title II Award $438,246
FY 2018 Estimates for the Native American Pass-through Amount $498

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.

This state has chosen not to participate or has been found ineligible to participate in the Formula Grants program under Title II, Part B of the Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention (JJDP) Act (34 U.S.C. §§ 11131–11133). As authorized under the JJDP Act at 34 U.S.C. § 11133(d), private nonprofit agencies and local public agencies in these four states/jurisdictions are eligible to receive funding that OJJDP competitively awards.


Active Awards in Connecticut

Below find active OJJDP funding awards in Connecticut.