Deadlines for the following FY 2021 solicitations have been extended:
- Comprehensive Opioid, Stimulant, and Substance Abuse Site-based Program
- Comprehensive Opioid, Stimulant, and Substance Abuse Program Training and Technical Assistance Program - Logistics
- DNA Capacity Enhancement for Backlog Reduction (CEBR) Program
- Economic, High-Technology, White Collar, and Internet Crime Prevention National Training and Technical Assistance Program
- Innovations in Reentry Initiative: Building System Capacity & Testing Strategies to Reduce Recidivism
- Safeguarding Correctional Facilities and Public Safety by Addressing Contraband Cellphones Program
- Sexual Assault Forensic Evidence – Inventory, Tracking, and Reporting
- Smart Probation: Innovations in Supervision Initiative
Nominations are now being accepted for the Public Safety Officer Medal of Valor for those who have exhibited extraordinary courage above and beyond the call of duty. Submit your nomination by 11:59 p.m. ET, on July 31, 2021.
Learn about fiscal year 2021 funding available from the Bureau of Justice Assistance. See the individual solicitations for opportunity details, eligibility, and directions on how to apply.
The Department of Justice is currently accepting applications for the National Public Safety Partnership. Interested sites must apply by 11:59 p.m. ET, on July 2, 2021.
In FY 2021, Department of Justice (DOJ) funding applications are submitted in a new two-step process, each with its own deadline. Applicants begin the application process by submitting an SF-424 and SF-LLL within Grants.gov. The application information and forms are then transferred to the Justice Grants System (JustGrants) and will automatically appear for the applicant in JustGrants. The applicant can then submit the full application, including attachments, in JustGrants.
On October 15, 2020, the Department of Justice grant making components―the Office of Community Oriented Policing Services, the Office of Justice Programs, and the Office on Violence Against Women―launched a new grants management system (JustGrants) and payment management system (ASAP). We appreciate your patience as we navigate this promising new system.
We understand that there are still some difficulties in accessing awarded funds through the JustGrants System. The JustGrants team is working to resolve known issues. See the User Support section of the JustGrants website for assistance in using the system. For further guidance, see the Program Office and Policy Office contacts on our site.
BJA recognizes the important and often-times dangerous work that our nation's law enforcement officers do on a daily basis.
The leading source of federal justice funding to state and local jurisdictions, JAG provides states, tribes, and local governments with critical funding to support a range of program areas.
The goal of the SAKI program is to address the growing number of unsubmitted sexual assault kits in law enforcement custody, and to help provide resolution for victims when possible.
- Approximately $850 million was available through the Coronavirus Emergency Supplemental Funding (CESF) program. View CESF award details.
- Access the Office of Justice Programs (OJP) site for announcements and updates regarding the impact of COVID-19 on OJP grantees.
- Criminals are attempting to exploit COVID-19 through a variety of scams. Stay informed about common fraud schemes.