Second Chance Act Innovations in Reentry Initiative–Reducing Recidivism Through Systems Improvement

Jun 1, 2018 | Grants

GRANT NAME

Second Chance Act Innovations in Reentry Initiative–Reducing Recidivism Through Systems Improvement

DEADLINE

June 25, 2018

DESCRIPTION

The U.S. Department of Justice’s Bureau of Justice Assistance (BJA) is now accepting applications for the Innovations in Reentry Initiative. The purpose of this grant program is to provide local jurisdictions and federally recognized tribal governments with the resources and training and technical assistance (TTA) necessary to identify assets and gaps in their local reentry systems, and to develop capacity and partnerships with other justice agencies to provide services that prevent recidivism, reduce crime, and improve public safety in their jurisdictions.

ELIGIBILITY

Eligible applicants are units of local government and federally recognized Indian tribal governments (as determined by the Secretary of the Interior):

  • Category 1, Competition ID BJA-2018-14341: Units or components of county or local government agencies serving adults.
  • Category 2, Competition ID BJA-2018-14342: Units or components of federally recognized Indian tribes and Alaska Native tribes serving adults.

MORE INFO

https://www.bja.gov/Funding/CommunityReentry18.pdf