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Apply Now to Transforming the Youth Justice System Program

The Center for Juvenile Justice Reform (CJJR), in partnership with the Center for Children's Law and Policy, is accepting applications for its new program, Transforming the Youth Justice System: Promoting Equity, Community, and Wellbeing for Youth of Color.

OJJDP News @ a Glance, May/June 2021

The Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention (OJJDP) announces the availability of OJJDP News @ a Glance, May/June 2021. This issue's Message From the Acting Administrator focuses on National Drug Court Month.

OJJDP FY 2021 Juvenile Justice System Reform Initiative

Closing Date
The Juvenile Justice System Reform Initiative will support states to implement sustainable, research-based, and data-informed recidivism reduction policies, practices, and programming, and the strategic reinvestment of cost savings into effective prevention and intervention programs.

OJJDP FY 2021 Title II Formula Grants

Closing Date
The purpose of the Formula Grants Program is to assist state, tribal, and local governments in addressing juvenile crime through more effective programs for preventing juvenile delinquency and improving the juvenile justice system. 34 U.S.C.§ 11131(a).

Optimizing Juvenile Assessment Performance

Date Published
December 2020
Publication Type
Research (Applied/Empirical), Report (Study/Research), Report (Grant Sponsored), Program/Project Evaluation, Program/Project Description
OJJDP-Sponsored, NIJ-Sponsored