DOJ Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention – Nonparticipating State Program: Wyoming

Description:

Wyoming has chosen not to participate in the Formula Grants program under Title II, Part B of the Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention Act (JJDP Act). As such, the state is ineligible to receive the FY 2014 Title II Formula Grants program allocation authorized under Sections 221-23 of the JJDP Act (42 U.S.C. Sections 5631-33). Accordingly, OJJDP will competitively award the state’s allocation through the Nonparticipating State Program: Wyoming, pursuant to 42 U.S.C. Sec. 5633(d). OJJDP encourages applicants to consider program strategies that reduce the gender bias within the juvenile justice system and promote trauma-informed, gender-responsive programs for girls, especially victims of sexual exploitation and sex trafficking, keep children in school and out of the juvenile justice system, provide well-trained and well- resourced juvenile defense counsel, and enhance diversion efforts and develop a continuum of community-based services.

Funding Title:    OJJDP Nonparticipating State Program: Wyoming

Agency Name:    Department of Justice, Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention

Funding Instrument Type:     Grant

Express Language for Legal Aid:    No

Target Population:    Eligible applicants who propose to provide direct services to youth must not include youth who are age 18 or older in the population they will serve.

Expected Number of Awards:

Cost Sharing or Matching Requirement:    No

How to Apply:     Applicants must register with Grants.gov prior to submitting an application.

Current Closing Date for Applications:       May 1, 2014

Estimated Total Program Funding:    

Award Ceiling:         $380,000

Award Floor:    $0

Eligible Applicants:    Public and private nonprofit agencies (including tribal organizations) operating in Wyoming

Priority Consideration:   

Policy and Regulations on Use of Funds:    

Current/Past Funding Recipients:      2013

Samples of Successful Application:

Link to Full Announcement:    http://www.ojjdp.gov/grants/solicitations/FY2014/NSPWY.pdf

Contact Information:    For technical assistance with submitting an application, contact the Grants.gov Customer Support Hotline at 800-518-4726 or 606-545-5035, or via e-mail to support@grants.gov. Hotline hours of operation are 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, except federal holidays.

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Categories: Children, DOJ, Education, Juvenile, Non-profit Organizations, Pass-Through Funds/ Block Grants, Subgrant Possibilities

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