U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ), Office of Justice Programs (OJP), Bureau of Justice Statistics (BJS)
06/14/21 11:59 PM ET - Grants.gov deadline; JustGrants deadline is 6/28/21, at 11:59 PM ET.
Contract for services to a USA nonprofit organization, local or state government, for-profit organization, IHE, or tribe to provide technical support and training in the use of statistical information related to the criminal justice system. Interested applicants are advised that required registrations may take several weeks to complete. The recipient of funds will deliver technical assistance to improve research, organizational and statistical capabilities, knowledge and use of software and hardware, and preparation of proposals and reports at the state and local level.
The Bureau of Justice Statistics (BJS) is publishing this notice of the Technical Assistance Program to support activities under the State Justice Statistics Program for Statistical Analysis Centers (SJS-SAC) in FY 2021. The SJS-SAC program is designed to maintain and enhance each state’s capacity to coordinate statistical activities in the state, conduct research on relevant criminal justice issues, and serve as a liaison to help BJS gather data from state agencies. The program supports the collection, analysis, and dissemination of statistical information on crime and criminal justice at the state and local level.
The BJS seeks a national technical assistance service provider who will deliver technical assistance and training to SACs to enhance their statistical, research, and organizational capabilities; provide technical expertise on types of software or hardware to use for various projects; and help SACs write proposals and reports. The award recipient may either provide the technical assistance or collaborate with an outside expert with relevant experience to perform portions of the work.
The recipient of funds must have extensive knowledge of research methodology and statistical analysis techniques and must be familiar with the factors, issues, and processes involved in crime and the criminal justice system, particularly at the state and local levels. Specifically, the recipient of funds should have demonstrated knowledge and experience in the following areas:
For a list of activities supported by the program, see https://www.bjs.gov/content/pub/pdf/sjssacta21_sol.pdf#page=5.
For goals, objectives, and deliverables, see https://www.bjs.gov/content/pub/pdf/sjssacta21_sol.pdf#page=6.
GrantWatch ID#: 154579
- Award Ceiling: $600,000
- Award Floor: $300,000
- Period of Performance Start Date: October 1, 2021 12:00 AM
- Period of Performance Duration (Months): 12
The initial award may be supplemented with funding for 2 additional years for a maximum period of performance of 3 years.
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
For assistance, please contact:
Stephanie L. Burroughs, Program Manager
(Include "SJSSACTA21" in the subject line.)
For technical assistance, please contact:
Grants.gov Customer Support Hotline:
800-518-4726 or 606-545-5035
JustGrants Service Desk
USA: Alabama; Alaska; Arizona; Arkansas; California; Colorado; Connecticut; Delaware; Florida; Georgia; Hawaii; Idaho; Illinois; Indiana; Iowa; Kansas; Kentucky; Louisiana; Maine; Maryland; Massachusetts; Michigan; Minnesota; Mississippi; Missouri; Montana; Nebraska; Nevada; New Hampshire; New Jersey; New Mexico; New York City; New York; North Carolina; North Dakota; Ohio; Oklahoma; Oregon; Pennsylvania; Rhode Island; South Carolina; South Dakota; Tennessee; Texas; Utah; Vermont; Virginia; Washington, DC; Washington; West Virginia; Wisconsin; Wyoming
Grants to USA state agencies to develop and support volunteer programs in local communities. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take up to several weeks to complete. Funding is intended for programs that support, manage, and engage volunteers. Priori
Grants to USA government agencies, educational institutions, nonprofit organizations, faith-based and community organizations, and tribal governments for activities to reduce violent crime in local neighborhoods. Interested applicants are advised that required registra
Grants to USA nonprofit organizations to reduce social inequality and promote solutions to the climate crisis. Eligible programs will address the areas of racial and economic justice, corporate and political accountability; voice, creativity, and culture; and an inclusi
Grants of up to $50,000 to Oregon nonprofit organizations and government agencies for activities to improve neighborhoods in eligible locations. Funding is intended to support programs and projects that enhance the appearance and environmental quality of communities, pr
Grants to Maryland nonprofit organizations and government agencies for historic preservation projects. Applicants must submit a preliminary application prior to submitting a full proposal. Funding is intended to support a wide range of planning, survey, research, and ed
Awards of $6,000 and in-kind benefits to Ohio and Michigan nonprofit organizations in eligible locations to recognize excellence. Awards are available to recognize both overall organizational excellence and project, program, or initiative excellence. In addition to the
Grants of up to $5,000 and grants of up to $20,000 to Virginia nonprofit organizations for programs that promote the humanities in local communities. Certain applicants are required to submit an LOI prior to a full grant application. All applicants are advised to contac
Grants to Massachusetts nonprofit organizations for community benefit initiatives. A letter of intent must be submitted prior to submitting a full proposal. Priority is given to addressing the needs of low-income youth, children, and their families. The funding source s
Grants of up to $50,000 to researchers affiliated with USA qualified institutions to advance research in the field of pediatric oncology. Applicants must submit a letter of intent prior to submitting a full application. Funding is intended to increase the institution's
Grants to USA and Canada nonprofit charitable organizations to impact public policy in a variety of national and international issues. In previous years, grants have been awarded for general operations and project support to think tanks, national councils, judicial orga