Funding Opportunities

Announcements

Department of Labor

Call for Applicants to YouthBuild Program

The U.S. Department of Labor is now accepting applications for the YouthBuild program, a community-based alternative education program serving youth who are between the ages of 16 and 24 and who have either dropped out of school, become involved with the juvenile justice system, are aging out of the foster care system, have disabilities, are homeless, or face other disadvantages.

U.S. Department of Justice's Bureau of Justice Assistance

Call for Applicants for Comprehensive Community- and Mentor-Based Adult Reentry Program

The U.S Department of Justice’s Bureau of Justice Assistance is now accepting applications for Second Chance Act funding for nonprofit organizations and Indian tribes interested in delivering comprehensive wraparound services or programs that incorporate the use of mentors to assist with the transition of individuals returning home from incarceration.

Open Society Foundation

Call for Applicants to the Pre-Booking Diversion Initiative

The Open Society Foundations is now accepting applications for its Pre-Booking Diversion Initiative. Informational calls will be held to explain this grant opportunity. They are listen-only events, but participants can email questions in advanc

Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention

Call for Applicants to Support Reentry Efforts Aimed at Improving Latino and Latina Youth Outcomes

The Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention is now accepting applications for its Supporting Latino/a Youth from Out-of-Home Placement to the Community program, which aims to improve Latino and Latina youths’ successful and safe transition to families and communities after confinement through mentoring and reentry planning, as well as other effective strategies and best practices.

SAMHSA

Call for Applicants to Enhance Adult Drug Court Services

The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration is now accepting applications for grants to enhance court services, coordination, and evidence-based substance use treatment and the recovery support services of adult drug courts.

Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention

Call for Applicants to the Tribal Youth Program Training and Technical Assistance

The Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention (OJJDP) of the U.S. Department of Justice is now accepting applications for this program, which will provide culturally appropriate training and technical assistance to federally recognized tribes and OJJDP’s tribal grantees, with training focused on improving trauma care and developmentally appropriate outcomes for tribal youth.

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Call for Applicants to Youth Opportunity AmeriCorps Program

The program targets youth between the ages of 17–25 who are either at-risk for incarceration, are adjudicated in the juvenile justice system, or have been convicted in the adult criminal justice system. Selected applicants will deliver evidence-based or evidence-informed interventions, including mentoring and coaching services, to help this population and their communities.

SAMHSA

Call for Applicants to Offender Reentry Program

The purpose of the program is to expand and/or enhance substance use treatment and related recovery and reentry services to adults who are currently or formerly incarcerated and have substance use disorders

Department of Labor

Call for Applicants for Adult Reentry Program Funding

The purpose of the program, authorized by the Workforce Investment Act and the Second Chance Act of 2007, is to assist people who are returning to the community after incarceration in gaining industry-recognized job credentials and employment.

SAMHSA

Call for Applicants for Medication-Assisted Treatment Program

The purpose of this program from the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration is to provide funding to states to enhance and/or expand their treatment service systems to increase capacity and provide accessible, effective, comprehensive, and coordinated care and evidence-based medication-assisted treatment and recovery support services to individuals with opioid use disorders.

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2015 Juvenile Services Training Institute

Hosted by the National Partnership for Juvenile Services, this training event will provide juvenile justice professionals opportunities to learn and discuss the latest research and information on effective juvenile justice practices.

NCJFCJ

Call for Article Submissions to the Juvenile and Family Court Journal

The National Council of Juvenile and Family Court Judges is now accepting submissions to its scholarly, peer-reviewed journal, “Juvenile and Family Court Journal.” Articles should focus on issues of interest to the field of juvenile and family justice, including child abuse and neglect, juvenile delinquency, dual status youth, domestic violence, substance use, child custody and visitation, judicial leadership, and related topics.