Second Chance Act Training and Technical Assistance Program

Funder: Bureau of Justice Assistance (BJA)

Deadline: 04/28/2020

Award Details: Estimated maximum dollar amount for each award:
• Category 1: Corrections and Community Engagement TTA up to $3,000,000
• Category 2: Education and Employment TTA up to $1,000,000
• Category 3: Behavioral Health, Housing, and Family Supports TTA up to $2,500,000

Number of Awards: 3

Target Population: Through this opportunity, BJA is seeking applications to support Second Chance Act (SCA) grantees and reentry practitioners in the field to improve reentry and reduce recidivism.

This program provides training and technical assistance (TTA) services to state, local, and tribal jurisdictions to facilitate the successful reentry of people from detention and incarceration to communities.

Through this solicitation, BJA and the Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention seek three providers to support site-based SCA grantees for each of the following categories:

Category 1: Corrections and Community Engagement TTA Provider
Category 2: Education, Employment, and Community Engagement TTA Provider
Category 3: Behavioral Health, Housing, and Family Support TTA Provider

Eligibility:

The following entities are eligible to apply:

• private and nonprofit organizations (including tribal nonprofit and for-profit organizations)

• colleges and universities, both public and private (including tribal institutions of higher education)



Link to RFP: https://bja.ojp.gov/funding/opportunities/bja-2020-17240