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This state participates 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
Cara Blair
State Program Manager
Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention

Juvenile Justice Specialist and RED Coordinator
Elizabeth Morris
Department for Children and Families
Vermont Agency of Human Services
280 State Drive, HC 1 North, C122-1
Waterbury, VT 05671-1080
[email protected]

State Planning Agency Director
Judith Rex
Director of Policy and Planning
Vermont Department for Children and Families
280 State Drive, HC 1 North
Waterbury, VT 05671-1080
[email protected]

State Advisory Group Chair
Kreig Pinkham
Executive Director
Washington County Youth Service Bureau
P.O. Box 627
38 Elm Street
Montpelier, VT 05601
[email protected]

Compliance Monitor
Robert "RJ" Vallie
Juvenile Justice Compliance Monitor, DC
Vermont Agency of Human Services
Department for Children and Families
280 State Drive, HC1 North
Waterbury, VT 05671-1080
[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 in Fiscal Year 2020

Distribution of Formula Grants for Fiscal Year 2018

FY 2018 Prison Rape Elimination (PREA) Award Amount n/a
FY 2018 Formula Grant Award Level $400,000
     Non-Compliance Reduction $0
     State Award Level Less Non-Compliance $400,000
     Less PREA Reduction $0
     FY 2018 Title II Allocation $400,047
     FY 2018 Title II Non Compliance Redistribution $868
     FY 2018 American Samoa NPS Redistribution $127
     FY 2017 American Samoa NPS Redistribution $124
     PREA FY 2017 Award Amount in Abeyance n/a
     FY 2016 Wisconsin Non-Compliance Redistribution $795
Total FY 18 Title II Award $401,961
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 Vermont

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