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FY 2023 Second Chance Act Pay for Success Program

Opportunity ID
Solicitation Status
Fiscal Year
Closing Date
Posting Date
Solicitation Type
Grants.gov Deadline
March 21, 2023, 8:59 pm Eastern
Application JustGrants Deadline
March 28, 2023, 8:59 pm Eastern

Through this opportunity, the Bureau of Justice Assistance seeks applications for funding to state, local, and tribal governments, as well as community-based nonprofit organizations, to enhance or implement clinical services and other evidence-based responses to improve reentry, reduce recidivism, and address the treatment and recovery needs of people with mental health, substance use, or co-occurring disorders who are currently involved in the criminal justice system or were formerly involved.

Solicitation Categories:

  • Category 1: Performance-based and Outcomes-based Contracting for Reentry Services
  • Category 2: Performance-based and Outcomes-based Contracting for Permanent Supportive Housing

Eligible Applicants:

  • City or township governments
  • County governments
  • Native American tribal governments (federally recognized)
  • Public housing authorities/Indian housing authorities
  • Special district governments
  • State governments

See the solicitation for additional details and directions on how to apply.


Number of Awards: 5
Total Amount Awarded: $5,000,000

Date Created: January 31, 2023