U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ), Office of Justice Programs (OJP), Bureau of Justice Assistance (BJA)
08/23/19 8:00 PM ET
Grants of less than $25,000 and grants starting at $25,000 to USA and territories local units of government to assist in reducing and preventing crime and violence. Funding is intended to support a range of criminal justice programs by providing additional equipment, personnel, training, supplies, technical assistance, contractual support, and information systems.
GrantWatch ID#: 172802
BJA estimates that it will make up to 1,147 local awards.
Awards of at least $25,000 are 4 years in length. Awards of less than $25,000 are 2 years in length.
Awards of at least $25,000 are 4 years in length, and performance periods will be from October 1, 2018 through September 30, 2022. Extensions beyond this period may be made on a caseby-case basis at the discretion of BJA and must be requested via GMS no fewer than 30 days prior to the grant end date.
Awards of less than $25,000 are 2 years in length, and performance periods will be from October 1, 2018 through September 30, 2020. Extensions of up to 2 years can be requested for these awards via GMS no fewer than 30 days prior to the grant end date, and will be automatically granted upon request.
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
Grants Management System (GMS): https://grants.ojp.usdoj.gov/
For technical assistance with submitting an application, contact the Grants Management System Support Hotline:
888-549-9901, option 3
The GMS Support Hotline hours of operation are Monday – Friday from 6:00 a.m. to midnight eastern time, except federal holidays.
For assistance with any other requirements of this solicitation, contact the Response Center:
TTY: 301-240-6310 (Hearing impaired only)
Web chat: https://webcontact.ncjrs.gov/ncjchat/chat.jsp
Response Center hours of operation are 10:00 AM to 6:00 PM ET, Monday through Friday, and 10:00 AM to 8:00 PM ET on the solicitation close date.
Applicants also may contact the appropriate BJA State Policy Advisor: https://www.bja.gov/About/Contacts/ProgramsOffice.html
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USA Territories: American Samoa (USA) Guam (USA) Puerto Rico (USA) Virgin Islands (USA) Northern Mariana Islands (USA)