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FY 2021 Tribal Civil and Criminal Legal Assistance Program

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Deadline Notice

The deadline to complete and submit your SF-424 and an SF-LLL in Grants.gov has passed. If you have not submitted those forms, you now are unable to apply for an award under this solicitation in JustGrants.

Grants.gov deadline: April 7, 2021, 11:59 p.m. ET
JustGrants application deadline: April 21, 2021, 11:59 p.m. ET

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.

While the core focus of this program is to provide direct legal services, funding can also support other needs of eligible tribes such as providing conflict counsel for tribes exercising enhanced sentencing authority or special domestic violence criminal jurisdiction authorized through the Violence Against Women Act of 2013 and supporting veterans’ legal clinics for Native American veterans. The solicitation seeks applications for: (1) civil legal assistance services and (2) criminal legal assistance services.

Date Created: January 6, 2021