DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE

ADDED ON FEBRUARY 29, 2024: DOJ has issued a funding opportunity to improve reentry, reduce recidivism, and address the treatment and recovery needs of people who are currently involved in the criminal justice system or were formerly involved that ties payment for services to reaching agreed-upon goals. Awards of up to $1,000,000 will be made under this funding opportunity. Proposals are due on April 25, 2024. To download the synopsis, click here. To download the funding opportunity that address re-entry, click here. To download the funding opportunity that addresses supportive housing, click here.

ADDED ON FEBRUARY 28, 2024: DOJ has issued a funding opportunity to create educational and community-based programming designed to encourage men and boys to work as allies with women and girls to prevent domestic violence, dating violence, sexual assault, stalking, and sex trafficking. $3.1 million is being made available under this funding opportunity with maximum awards of $350,000. Proposals are due on April 26, 2024. To download the official synopsis, click here. To download the entire funding opportunity, click here.

ADDED ON FEBRUARY 28, 2024: DOJ has issued a funding opportunity to support comprehensive, community-based efforts to develop or expand prevention, intervention, treatment, and response strategies to address the needs of children and youth impacted by domestic violence, dating violence, sexual assault, stalking, and sex trafficking. $9.5 million is being made available under this funding opportunity with maximum awards of $500,000. Proposals are due on April 26, 2024. To download the official synopsis, click here. To download the entire funding opportunity, click here.

ADDED ON FEBRUARY 26, 2024: DOJ has issued a funding opportunity to support cross-system collaboration between criminal and juvenile justice agencies, mental health and substance use agencies, and community-based organizations that provide reentry services, and community-based behavioral health providers to improve clinical stabilization pretrial, during confinement, and support continuity of care and recovery during the transition to the community through clinical and other evidence-based activities or services for individuals with serious mental illness, substance use disorders, and co-occurring disorders. Maximum awards of $825,000. Proposals are due on April 25, 2024. To download the official synopsis, click here. To download the entire funding opportunity, click here.

ADDED ON FEBRUARY 23, 2024: DOJ has issued a funding opportunity to establish, maintain, and expand sustainable, culturally appropriate services that address the unique needs and challenges of victims of sexual assault from culturally specific communities. $7.5 million has been set aside for this opportunity with maximum awards of $375,000. Proposals are due on April 4, 2024. To download the official synopsis, click here. To download the entire funding opportunity, click here.

ADDED ON FEBRUARY 22, 2024: DOJ has issued a funding opportunity to improve the criminal justice response to domestic violence, dating violence, sexual assault, and stalking as serious violations of criminal law, and to seek safety and autonomy for victims.$23 million is being made available under this funding opportunity with maximum awards of $1,000,000. Proposals are due on April 30, 2024. To download the official synopsis, click here. To download the entire funding opportunity, click here.

ADDED ON FEBRUARY 14, 2024: DOJ has issued a funding opportunity to support cross-system collaboration to improve public safety responses and outcomes for individuals with mental health disorders (MHDs) or co-occurring mental health and substance use disorders (MHSUDs). BJA provides grant funding to help organizations prepare, create, or expand comprehensive plans and then implement these collaborative projects to target people who qualify. $13,750,000 is being made available under this opportunity with maximum awards of $550,000. Proposals are due on May 9, 2024. To download the official synopsis, click here. To download the entire funding opportunity, click here.

ADDED ON FEBRUARY 14, 2024: DOJ”s Offie of Violence Against Women has issued a funding opportunity to enhance the safety of rural victims of domestic violence, dating violence, sexual assault, and stalking and supports projects uniquely designed to address and prevent these crimes in rural areas. This program supports projects that implement, expand, and establish cooperative efforts among law enforcement officers, prosecutors, victim service providers, and other related parties to investigate and prosecute incidents of sexual assault, domestic violence, dating violence, and stalking; provide treatment, advocacy, counseling, legal assistance, or other victim services to victims in rural communities; or develop or strengthen programs addressing sexual assault. $36,400,000 has been set aside to support this initiative with maximum awards of $500,000. Proposals are due on April 12, 2024. To download the official synopsis, click here. To download the entire funding opportunity, click here.

ADDED ON FEBRUARY 13, 2024: DOJ’s Office of Violence Against Women has issued a funding opportunity to support programs that provide 6-24 months of transitional housing with support services for victims who are homeless or in need of transitional housing or other housing assistance, as a result of a situation of domestic violence, dating violence, sexual assault or stalking; and for whom emergency shelter services or other crisis intervention services are unavailable or insufficient. $40 million is being made available udner this opportunity with maximum awards of $500,000. Proposals are due on April 9, 2024. To download the official synopsis, click here. To download the entire funding opportunity, click here.

ADDED ON FEBRUARY 7, 2024: DOJ has issued a funding opportunity to provide financial and technical assistance to states, state courts, local courts, units of local government, and federally recognized Indian tribal governments to plan, implement, and enhance the operations of adult treatment courts including management and service coordination for treatment court participants, fidelity to the adult treatment court model, and recovery support services. Planning grants up to $900,000 are available as well as implementation grants for up to $1,000,000. Proposals are due on May 2, 2024. To download the official synopsis, click here. To download the entire funding opportunity, click here.

ADDED ON FEBRUARY 6, 2024: DOJ’s Office of Violence Against Women has issued a funding opportunity to develop or enhance population-specific outreach and victim services to adult and youth victims of domestic violence, dating violence, sexual assault, and stalking in underserved populations. $8 million is being made available under this opportunity with maximum awards of $625,000. Proposals are due on March 26, 2024. To download the official synopsis, click here. To download the entire funding opportunity, click here.

ADDED ON FEBRUARY 1, 2024: DOJ has issued a funding opportunity to assist tribal governments, and authorized designees of tribal governments, to respond to domestic violence, dating violence, sexual assault, sex trafficking, and stalking in tribal communities. $52,000,000 is being made available under this opportunity with maximum awards of $1.2 million. Proposals are due on April 23, 2024. To download the official synopsis, click here. To download the entire funding opportunity, click here.

ADDED ON DECEMBER 20, 2023: DOJ has issued a funding opportunity to reimburse tribal governments for expenses incurred in exercising “Special Tribal Criminal Jurisdiction” (STCJ) over non-Indians who commit certain covered crimes (the term “covered crime” means: assault of Tribal justice personnel; child violence; dating violence; domestic violence; obstruction of justice; sexual violence; sex trafficking; stalking; and a violation of a protection order.). $925,000 is being made available under this opportunity with maximum awards of $50,000. Proposals are due on January 23, 204. To download the synopsis, click here. To download the entire funding opportunity, click here.

ADDED ON DECEMBER 15, 2023: The Department of Justice has issued a funding opportunity to increase the availability of civil and criminal legal assistance needed to effectively aid victims (ages 11 and older) of domestic violence, dating violence, sexual assault, and stalking by providing funds for comprehensive direct legal services to victims in legal matters relating to or arising out of that abuse or violence. $3.2 million is being made available under this opportunity, with maximum awards of $400,000. Proposals are due on February 15, 2024. To download the official synopsis, click here.  To download the entire funding opportunity, click here.

ADDED ON DECEMBER 10, 2023: The Department of Justice has issued a funding opportunity to support the following activities for improving the capacity of courts and communities to respond to families affected by the targeted crimes: court-based and court-related programs; supervised visitation and safe exchange by and between parents; training for people who work with families in the court system; and civil legal assistance. $14,000,000 is being made available under this opportunity notice with maximum awards of $700,000. Proposals are due on January 30, 2024. To download the official synopsis, click here. To download the entire funding opportunity, click here.