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Mentoring

OJJDP FY 2022 Multistate Mentoring Programs Initiative Solicitation Webinar

May 2022

Held on May 10, 2022, this grant solicitation webinar assisted eligible applicants interested in applying for the OJJDP FY 2022 Multistate Mentoring Programs Initiative Solicitation. This webinar provided a general overview of the program, the goals and objectives, a discussion about the application process, and a Q&A opportunity for participants.

OJJDP FY 2022 Multistate Mentoring Programs Initiative

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This program supports the implementation and delivery of mentoring services to youth populations that are at risk or high risk for juvenile delinquency, victimization, and juvenile justice system involvement.

OJJDP FY 2022 National Mentoring Resource Center

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The overall goal of this program is to operate OJJDP’s National Mentoring Resource Center and enhance the capacity of mentoring organizations to develop, implement, and expand effective mentoring practices across the nation.

OJJDP FY 2022 National Mentoring Programs

Closing Date
Grants.gov Deadline
Application JustGrants Deadline
This solicitation provides funding for applicant organizations to enhance and expand mentoring services for children and youth that are at risk or high risk for delinquency, victimization, and juvenile justice systems involvement.

January is National Mentoring Month

President Biden proclaimed January as National Mentoring Month, a nationwide observance honoring mentors and encouraging communities to engage in mentoring activities to ensure positive outcomes for youth.

OJJDP News @ a Glance January/February 2022

This issue’s Message from the Acting Administrator reviews OJJDP’s achievements from 2021, including launching the Preventing Youth Hate Crimes & Bullying Initiative. The top story highlights the Office’s nearly $344 million in fiscal year 2021 discretionary awards, which fund mentoring programs, children’s advocacy centers, missing and exploited children’s programs, anti-gang programs, drug treatment courts, and other initiatives.