This section contains links to Federal funding opportunities.
Gang Resistance Education And Training (G.R.E.A.T.) Program
Annually, the Bureau of Justice Assistance (BJA) makes monies available to help fund local G.R.E.A.T. Programs. The funds are restricted to law enforcement agencies only.
The Office of Justice Programs' (OJP) Grants 101 resource is a step-by-step tutorial on the OJP grant process. It is designed to help prospective grantees prepare more effective applications and to provide them with an overview of the OJP grant process.
The Federal Government's Grants.gov Web site is a central storehouse for information on over 1,000 grant programs and provides access to approximately $500 billion in annual awards.
Justice Assistance Grant (JAG) Program
This program allows States and local governments to support a broad range of activities to prevent and control crime and to improve the criminal justice system.
Juvenile Accountability Block Grants (JABG) Program
The JABG program is administered by the Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention (OJJDP) and provides block grants to States that have implemented or are considering implementation of legislation and/or programs promoting greater accountability in the juvenile justice system.
Office of Justice Programs (OJP) State Administering Agencies
Many OJP formula grants are awarded directly to State governments, which then set priorities and allocate funds within that State. For information on how a State distributes formula grant funds, contact the applicable State Administrating Agency.
Safe Schools/Healthy Student (SS/HS) Initiative
The SS/HS Initiative is a unique Federal grant-making program designed to prevent violence and substance abuse among our Nation's youth, schools, and communities.