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FY24 Matthew Shepard and James Byrd, Jr. Hate Crimes Program

Opportunity ID
Solicitation Status
Fiscal Year
Closing Date
Posting Date
Solicitation Type
Grants.gov Deadline
July 18, 2024, 8:59 pm Eastern
Application JustGrants Deadline
July 25, 2024, 8:59 pm Eastern

With this solicitation, the Bureau of Justice Assistance (BJA) seeks to support efforts by state, local, and tribal law enforcement and prosecution agencies and their partners in conducting outreach, educating practitioners and the public, enhancing victim reporting tools, and investigating and prosecuting hate crimes committed on the basis of a victim’s perceived or actual race, color, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, or disability.

Solicitation Categories:

  • Category 1: City or County Demonstration Projects
  • Category 2: State or Regional Initiatives
  • Category 3: Strategic and Resiliency Planning

Eligible Applicants:

  • Other: State, local, and tribal law enforcement and prosecution agencies. Tribal law enforcement and prosecution agencies must be from federally recognized Indian tribal governments that perform law enforcement functions (as determined by the Secretary of the Interior).

BJA will hold a webinar to provide details about this opportunity and offer a chance for participants to ask questions. Registration details will be included here when available.

See the solicitation for additional opportunity and eligibility details, as well as directions on how to apply.

Date Created: April 25, 2024