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Bureau of Justice Assistance Tribal Training & Technical Assistance Provider Directory 2013-2014
With guidance from BJA, the National Criminal Justice Training Center at Fox Valley Technical College developed this directory of technical assistance (TA) providers for tribal justice programs. The guide includes information about TA providers’ areas of expertise, conferences, and publications and other resources.

FY 2011 Coordinated Tribal Assistance Solicitation (CTAS) Community Profiles Report
This report provides a summary of the funding needs reported by a sample of 2011 Coordinated Tribal Assistance Solicitation (CTAS) applicants. The purpose of this report is to identify the needs of CTAS applicants and determine whether meaningful differences exist between applicants who received BJA funding and those who did not.

Emerging Strategies in Tribal-State Collaboration: Barriers and Solutions to Enforcing Tribal Protection Orders
BJA-Sponsored, February 2019. This report highlights information discussed and gathered during the December 6, 2017, meeting on the Agua Caliente Reservation to explore the barriers and promising strategies around the enforcement of tribal protection orders.

BJA Strategies to Support Tribal Reentry
BJA, April 2014. BJA offers strategies that can support tribes and states interested in implementing effective post-reentry assessment, supervision, and services for tribal members serving in federal, state and local settings, as well as pre-reentry services in tribal and state prisons and jails.

Preventing and Addressing Sexual Abuse in Tribal Detention Facilities: A Policy Development Guide
BJA and the American Probation and Parole Association, Carrie Abner, October 2011. This document seeks to provide guidance to administrators of tribal detention facilities on the key policy issues for the prevention, reduction, detection, and punishment of sexual abuse perpetrated on those under correctional supervision in Indian Country, including in jails, juvenile detention facilities, and police lock-ups.

Tribal Law and Order Act (TLOA): Long Term Plan to Build and Enhance Tribal Justice Systems
The Tribal Law and Order Act (TLOA) has created a tremendous opportunity for Tribal Nations across the United States to enhance their tribal justice systems and improve safety in Indian country.

FY 2019 Coordinated Tribal Assistance Solicitation (CTAS)
The FY 2019 CTAS opportunity provides federally recognized tribes and tribal consortia an opportunity to apply for funding to aid in developing a comprehensive and coordinated approach to public safety and victimization. View the solicitation, learn about and register for pre-application webinars, and view additional resources.

Announcements

Tribal Justice CTAS Training and Technical Assistance Solicitation
The FY 2019 CTAS Training and Technical Assistance (TTA) opportunity seeks TTA to provide support for three specific BJA grant programs that are included in the Coordinated Tribal Assistance Solicitation (CTAS) and to support tribes in critical areas of their justice systems: CTAS Purpose Areas 2, 3 and 10. Apply by: May 14, 2019.

Recently Launched: Tribal Access to Justice Innovation Website
Sponsored by BJA, the Tribal Access to Justice Innovation website highlights innovative tribal justice programs from around the country in an effort to provide ideas to reformers looking to address common challenges.

FY 2017 CTAS Funding Now Available
The Department of Justice has released the FY 2017 Coordinated Tribal Assistance Solicitation (CTAS), which provides Tribes with funding to enhance law enforcement, bolster justice systems, prevent and control crime, serve victims, and support other efforts to combat crime. Apply by February 28, 2017.

Tribal Justice System Capacity Building Training and Technical Assistance Program Funding Available
BJA is seeking applications through the Tribal Justice System Capacity Building Training and Technical Assistance Program. This program assists federally recognized Indian tribes in planning and implementing comprehensive strategies to reduce and control crime associated with alcohol and other drug abuse; and in developing, implementing, and enhancing American Indian and Alaska Native tribal justice systems. Applications are due June 2, 2016.

DOJ Awards $87 Million To Enhance, Support Tribal Justice and Safety
On September 22, DOJ announced the awarding of 169 grants to American Indian tribes, Alaska Native villages, tribal consortia, and tribal designees. The grants will provide more than $87 million to enhance law enforcement practices and sustain crime prevention and intervention efforts in nine purpose areas including public safety and community policing; justice systems planning; alcohol and substance abuse; corrections and correctional alternatives; violence against women; juvenile justice; and tribal youth programs.

Funding

FY 2021 Tribal Justice System Infrastructure Training and Technical Assistance Initiative

Tribal Justice CTAS Training and Technical Assistance Solicitation FY 2019 Competitive Grant Announcement
Application Deadline: 05/14/2019, 11:59 PM
BJA is seeking applications for the Tribal Justice Coordinated Tribal Assistance solicitation (CTAS) related Training and Technical Assistance Program.

FY 2019 Coordinated Tribal Assistance Solicitation (CTAS)
Application Deadline: 03/12/2019, 09:00 PM
The U.S. Department of Justice is seeking applications for funding to improve public safety and victim services in tribal communities. This solicitation provides federally recognized tribes and tribal consortia an opportunity to apply for funding to aid in developing a comprehensive and coordinated approach to public safety and victimization.

FY 2017 Coordinated Tribal Assistance Solicitation (CTAS)
Application Deadline: 02/28/2017, 09:00 PM
This solicitation provides federally recognized tribes and tribal consortia an opportunity to develop a comprehensive and coordinated approach to public safety and victimization issues and to apply for funding. See Purpose Areas 2-4 for BJA-specific information.

Tribal Justice System Capacity Building Training and Technical Assistance Program FY 2016 Competitive Grant Announcement
Application Deadline: 06/02/2016, 11:59 PM
BJA is pleased to announce that it is seeking applications for funding under the Tribal Justice Capacity Building Training and Technical Assistance Program. The program furthers the Department’s efforts to assist federally recognized Indian tribes in planning and implementing comprehensive strategies to reduce and control crime associated with alcohol and other drug abuse; and in developing, implementing, and enhancing American Indian and Alaska Native tribal justice systems.

FY 2015 Coordinated Tribal Assistance Solicitation (CTAS)
Application Deadline: 02/24/2015, 09:00 PM
The Department of Justice's CTAS provides funding to support public safety, victim services, and crime prevention improvements for American Indian and Alaska Native governments.

FY 2014 Coordinated Tribal Assistance Solicitation (CTAS)
Application Deadline: 03/24/2014, 07:00 PM
The Department of Justice's CTAS provides funding to support public safety, victim services, and crime prevention improvements for American Indian and Alaska Native governments.

FY 2013 Coordinated Tribal Assistance Solicitation (CTAS)
Application Deadline: 03/19/2013, 09:00 PM
The Department of Justice's CTAS provides funding to support public safety, victim services, and crime prevention improvements for American Indian and Alaska Native governments.

Tribal Justice System Capacity Building Training and Technical Assistance Program FY 2012 Competitive Grant Announcement
Application Deadline: 05/31/2012, 11:59 PM
This program focuses on funding national TTA efforts for enhancing tribal and state collaborations; comprehensive strategic planning; building tribal capacity to plan, develop, or enhance diversion and community corrections capacity; enhancing tribal justice information sharing efforts; and other tribal justice system capacity building TTA efforts.

Fiscal Year 2012 Coordinated Tribal Assistance Solicitation (CTAS)
Application Deadline: 04/18/2012, 08:59 PM
The funding can be used to conduct comprehensive planning, enhance law enforcement, bolster justice systems, support and enhance tribal efforts to prevent and control delinquency and strengthen the juvenile justice system, prevent youth substance abuse, serve sexual assault and elder victims, and support other efforts to combat crimes and assist law enforcement.

Correctional Systems and Correctional Alternatives on Tribal Lands Training and Technical Assistance Program FY 2011 Competitive Grant Announcement
Application Deadline: 06/20/2011, 11:59 PM
This program assists tribes with planning, renovation, or construction projects to meet institution-based correctional needs or developing, implementing and/or enhancing of community-based correctional alternatives to address the incarceration and rehabilitation of juvenile and adult offenders subject to tribal jurisdiction.

Recovery Act: Correctional Facilities on Tribal Lands Program Competitive Grant Announcement
Application Deadline: 05/04/2009, 11:59 PM
This program assists tribes in cost effectively constructing and renovating correctional facilities on tribal lands associated with the incarceration and rehabilitation of juvenile and adult offenders subject to tribal jurisdiction.

Correctional Facilities on Tribal Lands Program FY 2009 Competitive Grant Announcement
Application Deadline: 03/12/2009, 07:59 PM
This program assists tribes in developing effective strategies to cost effectively plan and/or renovate facilities associated with the incarceration and rehabilitation of juvenile and adult offenders subject to tribal jurisdiction.

Correctional Facilities on Tribal Lands Training and Technical Assistance Program FY 2009 Competitive Grant Announcement
Application Deadline: 03/12/2009, 07:59 PM
This program assists tribes in developing strategies to cost effectively plan, renovate, and/or construct facilities associated with the incarceration and rehabilitation of juvenile and adult offenders subject to tribal jurisdiction.

Correctional Facilities on Tribal Lands Program FY 2008 Competitive Grant Announcement
Application Deadline: 06/12/2008, 07:59 PM
This program assists tribes in developing effective strategies to cost effectively plan and/or renovate facilities associated with the incarceration and rehabilitation of juvenile and adult offenders subject to tribal jurisdiction.

Renovation of Correctional Facilities on Tribal Lands FY 2007 Competitive Grant Announcement
Application Deadline: 09/17/2007, 07:59 PM
This program assists tribes in developing effective strategies to cost effectively renovate existing facilities associated with the incarceration and rehabilitation of juvenile and adult offenders subject to tribal jurisdiction.

Planning Correctional Facilities on Tribal Lands FY 2007 Competitive Grant Announcement
Application Deadline: 09/13/2007, 07:59 PM
This program assists tribes in developing effective strategies to cost effectively plan facilities associated with the incarceration and rehabilitation of juvenile and adult offenders subject to tribal jurisdiction.

Planning Correctional Facilities on Tribal Lands Training and Technical Assistance Program FY 2007 Competitive Grant Announcement
Application Deadline: 08/20/2007, 07:59 PM
This program assists tribes in developing effective strategies to cost effectively plan facilities associated with the incarceration and rehabilitation of juvenile and adult offenders subject to tribal jurisdiction.

  • Grants.gov deadline: April 7, 2021, 11:59 p.m. ET
  • JustGrants application deadline: April 21, 2021, 11:59 p.m. ET
Date Modified: April 22, 2021
Date Created: January 6, 2020