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Past Funding

Description

This page provides access to past funding opportunities from the Bureau of Justice Assistance (BJA). Use the search filters below to help you find specific solicitations. From the results, select a solicitation title to view details about the opportunity as well as any resulting awards.

FY 2021 Project Safe Neighborhoods

Date Posted / Fiscal Year
Closing Date
This program is designed to create and foster safer communities through a sustained reduction in violent crime.

FY 2021 National Sexual Assault Kit Initiative

Date Posted / Fiscal Year
Closing Date
This program serves to improve: (1) state and local jurisdictions’ capacities to respond to violent crime and (2) the functioning of the criminal justice system through the investigation and prosecution of cases resulting from sexual assault kit evidence and the collection of lawfully owed DNA.

FY 2021 Prosecuting Cold Cases Using DNA

Date Posted / Fiscal Year
Closing Date
This program increases the capacity of state and local prosecution offices to address violent crime cold cases.

FY 2021 DNA Capacity Enhancement for Backlog Reduction (CEBR) Program

Date Posted / Fiscal Year
Closing Date
This program provides funding to states and units of local government with existing crime laboratories that conduct DNA analysis to increase the capacity of publicly funded forensic DNA and DNA database laboratories to process more DNA samples, thereby helping to reduce the number of forensic DNA and DNA database samples awaiting analysis and/or prevent a backlog of forensic and database DNA samples.

FY 2021 John R. Justice (JRJ) Program

Date Posted / Fiscal Year
Closing Date
This program provides student loan repayment assistance for local, state, and federal public defenders and local and state prosecutors who commit to extended service in those roles.

FY 2021 Residential Substance Abuse Treatment (RSAT) for State Prisoners Program

Date Posted / Fiscal Year
Closing Date
This program assists states with developing and implementing residential substance abuse treatment programs within state correctional facilities, as well as within local correctional and detention facilities, in which inmates are incarcerated for a period of time sufficient to permit substance abuse treatment.

FY 2021 Second Chance Act Community-Based Reentry Program

Date Posted / Fiscal Year
Closing Date
Through this opportunity, BJA is seeking applications to implement or expand on reentry programs that demonstrate strong partnerships with corrections, parole, probation, and other reentry service providers.

FY 2021 Tribal Civil and Criminal Legal Assistance Program

Date Posted / Fiscal Year
Closing Date
This program provides civil and criminal legal assistance to low-income individuals, Indian tribes, and tribal justice systems to support the development and enhancement of tribal justice systems and access to those systems.

FY 2021 Coordinated Tribal Assistance Solicitation (CTAS)

Date Posted / Fiscal Year
Closing Date
This Department of Justice solicitation provides federally recognized tribes and tribal consortia an opportunity to apply for funding to aid in developing a comprehensive and coordinated approach to public safety and victimization.