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Funding & Awards

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The Bureau of Justice Assistance (BJA) offers funding through a variety of different programs. See below to access currently available opportunities, learn about funding webinars, apply to become a peer reviewer, find information about previously available solicitations, and see award details. Subscribe for funding announcements.


The use of BJA grant funds for unmanned aircraft systems (UAS), including unmanned aircraft vehicles (UAV), and all accompanying accessories to support UAS or UAV is unallowable.

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Current Opportunities

Discover funding opportunities currently available from BJA.

Find Answers

See frequently asked questions (FAQs) about JustGrants, Grants.gov, how to apply and manage an award, and more.

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Funding Webinars

Learn about upcoming and previously held webinars and access webinar materials when available.

BJA is Seeking Application Peer Reviewers

BJA is looking for subject experts with diverse professional backgrounds across various criminal justice fields. Reviewers will participate remotely and will review 5-15 applications within a two-week period. If interested, send an email with "Peer Reviewer Candidate Resume" in the subject line to [email protected]. A current resume/curriculum vitae and a valid email address must both be included.

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Access solicitations released by BJA in past years.

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Learn about funding that has been awarded by BJA.

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Performance Measures

The BJA Performance Measurement Tool (PMT) supports BJA grantees in their ability to identify, collect, and report performance measurement data on activities funded by their award.