This program will support methodologically rigorous research and evaluations that inform policy and practice consistent with the Department of Justices mission.
OJJDP will fund field-initiated studies that advance the understanding of how the application of a child and adolescent development
framework to juvenile justice system approaches, policies, and programs impacts juvenile delinquency, justice system involvement, and recidivism.
This solicitation is authorized under Part B of Title II of the Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention Act of 1974 (JJDP Act) (42 USC 5631 et seq.) and Part R of Title I of the Omnibus Crime Control and Safe Streets Act of 1968 (42 USC 3796ee et seq.).
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Full AnnouncementAdditional Information of Eligibility:
Eligible applicants are limited to states (including territories), units of local government (including federally recognized tribal governments, as determined by the Secretary of the Interior), nonprofit and for-profit organizations (including tribal nonprofit and for-profit organizations), and institutions of higher education (including tribal institutions of higher education).
For-profit organizations must agree to forgo any profit or management fee.
OJJDP welcomes joint applications from two or more eligible applicants; however, one applicant must be clearly indicated as the primary applicant (for correspondence, award, and management purposes) and the others indicated as coapplicants.
OJJDP may elect to make awards for applications submitted under this solicitation in future fiscal years, dependent on the merit of the applications and on the availability of appropriations. Full Opportunity Web Address:http://www.ojjdp.gov/grants/solicitations/FY2013/FIRE.pdfContact:
For assistance with the requirements of this solicitation, contact the Justice Information Center (JIC) at 1-877-927-5657, via e-mail to JIC@telesishq.com, or by live Web chat. JIC hours of operation are 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. eastern time, Monday through Friday, and 8:30 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. eastern t Agency Email Description:
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JIC@telesishq.com Date Posted:
2013-03-29Application Due Date: