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NCJRS Celebrates National Library Week April 12-18

National Library Week

Started in 1958, National Library Week is a nationwide observance celebrated by all types of libraries - including the NCJRS Virtual Library. NCJRS invites you to explore the breadth and scope of the NCJRS Virtual Library collection and services. With more than 220,000 collection documents and 60,000 online resources, including all known Office of Justice Programs works, it is one of the world’s largest criminal justice special collections.

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NCJ Number: NCJ 227470     Find in a Library
Title: Formula Grants Program
  Document URL: PDF 
Corporate Author: Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention
US Dept of Justice
United States of America
  Journal:
Date Published: 10/2009
Page Count: 4
  Series: OJJDP In Focus
  Annotation: This OJJDP In Focus article presents information on the Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention’s (OJJDP’s) Formula Grants program.
Abstract: The U.S. Department of Justice, Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention’s (OJJDP’s) Formula Grants program supports delinquency prevention and intervention efforts as well as juvenile justice system improvements. This program provides funds directly to States to assist in the implementation of comprehensive juvenile justice plans based on detailed studies of the needs in their jurisdictions. The program also provides training and technical assistance in all 50 States, the District of Columbia, and the 5 U.S. territories. This document provides information about the Formula Grants program and includes descriptions of the eligibility criteria, the awards process, and a listing of the 35 program areas where States may use their formula grant funds. Links are provided to obtain more information about the program.
Main Term(s): Juvenile delinquency prevention programs
Index Term(s): Juvenile delinquency prevention ; Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention (OJJDP) ; Juvenile justice planning ; Juvenile Delinquency prevention planning ; Juvenile Delinquency prevention theory ; Office of Justice Programs (OJP)
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Type: Research (Applied/Empirical)
Country: United States of America
Language: English
   
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https://www.ncjrs.gov/App/Publications/abstract.aspx?ID=249474

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