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FY 2019 STOP School Violence Grant Program

Opportunity ID
BJA-2020-17313
Solicitation Status
Closed
Fiscal Year
2019
Closing Date
Posting Date
Solicitation Type
Competitive
Description

The FY 2019 Student, Teachers, and Officers Preventing (STOP) School Violence Grant Program is designed to improve school security by providing students and teachers with the tools they need to recognize, respond quickly to, and help prevent acts of violence. The program’s objective is to increase school safety by implementing training and school threat assessments and/or intervention teams to identify school violence risks among students; technological solutions such as anonymous reporting technology that can be implemented as a mobile phone-based app, a hotline, or a website in the applicant’s geographic area to enable students, teachers, faculty, and community members to anonymously identify threats of school violence; or other school safety strategies that assist in preventing violence.

Awards

Number of Awards: 9
Total Amount Awarded: $5,058,864

Date Created: December 30, 2019