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Proposal of the Tribal Judicial Institute at the University of North Dakota School of Law for the FY 2023 Category 4 Tribal Justice Training and Technical Assistance Program

Award Information

Award #
Funding Category
Competitive Discretionary
Awardee County
Grand Forks
Congressional District
Funding First Awarded
Total funding (to date)

Description of original award (Fiscal Year 2023, $1,300,000)

The Tribal Judicial Institute (TJI), along with its primary partners, will provide consistent, culturally relevant, comprehensive, and user-friendly TTA to tribes funded by BJA and OVW as they develop strategies to respond to violent crime and precipitous increases in crime at the tribal level. Key activities include a TTA needs assessment, on-site TTA, distance learning on issues relevant to prosecution, tribal, state and federal collaboration, tribal court and code development to address violent crime, judicial training, and national conference delivery.

Date Created: September 28, 2023