2014 Second Chance Act Comprehensive Statewide Juvenile Reentry Systems Reform Planning Program
- Type: Federal
- Source: U.S Dept. of Justice
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- Award Min: $0.00
- Award Max: $100,000.00
- Quantity: Between 0 and 8
- Deadline: May 13, 2014
Eligible applicants are limited to state juvenile correctional agencies, juvenile justice agencies that oversee the reentry process for youth placed in local correctional facilities post-disposition, or the state juvenile justice planning agency.
Section 101 of the Second Chance Act authorizes the Department of Justice to award grants to state and local juvenile justice agencies to improve reentry outcomes for incarcerated youth. This solicitation will support comprehensive statewide reform to juvenile reentry systems and processes to improve juvenile reentry outcomes.
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 firstname.lastname@example.org. Hotline hours of operation are 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, except federal holidays.
Applicants who experience unforeseen Grants.gov technical issues beyond their control that prevent them from submitting their applications by the deadline must e-mail JIC@telesishq.com within 24 hours after the application deadline and request approval to submit their application.
For assistance with any other requirements of this solicitation, contact the Justice Information Center (JIC) at 1–877–927–5657, via e-mail to JIC@telesishq.com, or by live Web chat. JIC hours of operation are 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. eastern time, Monday through Friday, and 8:30 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. eastern time on the solicitation close date.
Future Years Funding: Implementation Awards. If an applicant receives a FY 2014 planning award under this program, OJJDP will invite them to submit an application to compete for future funding that could include an individual implementation award. In FY 2015, OJJDP expects to make as many as four total implementation awards, totaling $1 to $2 million each that will enable states to implement their strategic plans to reduce juvenile reentry recidivism rates and
improve positive youth outcomes.