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2020 Juvenile Justice Emergency Planning Demonstration Program in the U.S. [OJJDP-2020-16832]

Ana Isabel Paraguay
Posted January 30, 2020 from Brazil
Expired on March 15, 2020
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The U.S. Dept of Justice/Office of Justice Programs/Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention seeks applications for its Juvenile Justice Emergency Planning Demonstration Program.
Funds are used to cover costs associated with ensuring that facilities are prepared to maintain efficient continuation of operations, the reduction of risk to the physical plant, and, mostly, the safety and well-being of youth and staff in juvenile justice residential facilities.

Eligible applicants are limited to U.S.
a) states and territories
b) units of local government
c) federally recognized Indian tribal governments
d) nonprofit organizations and for-profit organizations (including tribal nonprofit and for profit organizations), and institutions of higher education (including tribal institutions of higher education).

All recipients and sub-recipients (including any for-profit organization) must forgo any profit or management fee.

Award Ceiling: US$150,000 / Floor: US$50,000

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This program will support the development, improvement, and/or implementation of emergency planning activities for state, tribal, county, and local juvenile justice residential facilities in the U.S.

Closing Date for Applications: March 16, 2020.

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Ana Isabel Paraguay
Jan 30
Jan 30

Friendly reminders:
1. Study similar calls (open and closed ones) that interest you to discover what they have in common and how you can think ahead/plan to apply = increase your chances of success!
2. Prepare/update paperwork (certificates and attests usually required from an organization like yours);
3. Write (baby steps...!) and discuss a project draft - to validate the priorities within your group and to train your grant writing skills;
4. Do not wait to find a call and then start writing your proposal/project. Start now!!!
5. Visit the World Pulse website >>> My Pulse >>> Resources and then use its filters (right upper corner) to find what may really suit you;
6; Share the opportunities that may not apply to you but can interest others;
7. Spread the word about your failures and achievements in grant requests; yes, tell these stories too... - they will enlighten and inspire your network.

Jill Langhus
Feb 01
Feb 01

Thanks, Ana.