OJJDP’s Supporting Vulnerable At-Risk Youth and Youth Transitioning Out of Foster Care, Due August 15

OJJDP Funding Opportunity Announcement

This solicitation by the Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention supports the establishment of a pilot demonstration program to develop, implement, and build replicable treatment models for residential-based innovative care, treatment, and services.

Total Funds $4,425,000 | Approximately 7 Awards| Up to $825,000 Per Year for 3 Years | First due date: August 15, 2022

Purpose

To enhance or implement clinical services and other evidence-based responses to improve reentry, reduce recidivism, and address the treatment and recovery needs of people with mental health, substance use, or co-occurring disorders who are currently involved in the criminal justice system or were formerly involved.

This program furthers the DOJ’s mission by reducing recidivism and building more effective treatment and recovery strategies.

Eligibility

This solicitation is composed of two categories.

Applicants must clearly designate the category for which they are applying. The following entities are eligible to apply:

Category 1: Project Sites

6 AWARDS, UP TO $600,000 PER YEAR for 3 YEARS

  • State governments
  • City or township governments
  • Public and state-controlled institutions of higher education
  • County governments
  • Native American Tribal organizations (other than federally recognized Tribal governments)
  • Native American Tribal governments (federally recognized)
  • Nonprofits having a 501(c)(3) status with the IRS, other than institutions of higher education
  • Nonprofits that do not have a 501(c)(3) status with the IRS, other than institutions of higher education
  • Private institutions of higher education
  • For-profit organizations other than small businesses
  • Independent school districts

Category 2: Training and Technical Assistance

1 AWARD, UP TO $825,000 For 1 Year

  • Nonprofits having a 501(c)(3) status with the IRS, other than institutions of higher education
  • Nonprofits that do not have a 501(c)(3) status with the IRS, other than institutions of higher education
  • For-profit organizations other than small businesses
  • Public and state-controlled institutions of higher education
  • Private institutions of higher education
  • For purposes of this solicitation, “state” means any state of the United States, the District of Columbia, the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico, the Virgin Islands, Guam, American Samoa, and the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands.
  • Eligible applicants can provide services to youth and young adults up to and including age 25.
  • All recipients and subrecipients (including any for-profit organization) must forgo any profit or management fee.

Population(s) Of Focus

The primary population served by such pilot programs shall include adolescents and youth transitioning out of foster care who have experienced a history of foster care involvement, child poverty, child abuse or neglect, human trafficking, juvenile justice involvement, substance use or misuse, or gang involvement. Eligible applicants can provide services to youth and young adults up to and including age 25.

Submission Specifications

OJJDP will consider applications under which two or more entities would carry out the federal award; however, only one entity may be the applicant. Any others must be proposed as subrecipients (subgrantees).

DUE: Grants.gov Deadline: August 15, 2022 11:59 PM
DUE: Application JustGrants Deadline: August 29, 2022 8:59 PM

Available Resource

🌐 View details about and register for a solicitation-specific webinar that will be held July 13, 2022, from 2-3:30pm Eastern.

Reach us at info@saebhc.com to set up an informed consultation!
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