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FY 2022 Reimagining Justice: Testing a New Model of Community Safety

BJA Solicitation Support Webinar Series
Event Dates
Eastern
Location
Online

This webinar will provide details for potential applicants to the Bureau of Justice Assistance (BJA) FY 2022 Reimagining Justice: Testing a New Model of Community Safety solicitation. The presenters will discuss the purpose and goals of this funding opportunity; review its eligibility requirements; and address frequently asked questions.

Through this opportunity, BJA seeks applications to fund the development and testing of a new or innovative approach to improving community safety and trust that is an alternative to traditional enforcement mechanisms for neighborhoods experiencing high rates of less serious and low-level criminal offenses. This model will involve coordination with law enforcement entities to improve public safety and community residents’ perceptions of law enforcement and procedural fairness and legitimacy.

Eligible Applicants:

  • Native American tribal governments (Federally recognized)
  • Native American tribal organizations (other than Federally recognized tribal governments)
  • Nonprofits having a 501(c)(3) status with the IRS, other than institutions of higher education
  • Nonprofits that do not have a 501(c)(3) status with the IRS, other than institutions of higher education
  • Private institutions of higher education
  • Public and State controlled institutions of higher education
  • Other

Live captioning will be available.

Panelists:

  • Tenzing Lahdon, Senior Policy Advisor, BJA
  • Elizabeth Griffith, Associate Deputy Director, BJA
  • Hayne Yoon, Senior Policy Advisor, Office of the Assistant Attorney General

Date Created: June 15, 2022