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U.S. Department of Justice Announces FY 2021 Funding For Treatment Courts

BJA and OJJDP grant solicitations now open

NADCP is pleased to announce U.S. Department of Justice grant solicitations to support adult drug courts, juvenile drug treatment courts, tribal healing to wellness courts, DWI courts, and veterans treatment courts have been released.

Bureau of Justice AssistanceAdult Drug Court and Veterans Treatment Court Discretionary Grant Program:

Category 1: Implementation grants for veterans treatment courts

Award amount: $500,000 each

Award period: 48 months

Category 2: Enhancement grants for operational veterans treatment courts

Award amount: $500,000 each

Award period: 48 months

Category 3: Grants for operational treatment courts or treatment courts "fully ready to implement"

Award amount: $500,000 each

Award period: 48 months

Category 4: Grants for implementing statewide strategies to support treatment courts

Award amount: $1.5 million each

Award period: 48 months

Applicants are required to complete a new two-step submission process:

March 3, 2021: the SF-242 and SF-LLL must be submitted to Grants.gov

March 17, 2021: the full application must be submitted to JustGrants

BJA will conduct an applicant webinar that includes a detailed overview of the application and review of submitted questions. Date, time, and registration details for the event are coming soon.

Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention

Juvenile Drug Treatment Court Program:

Category 1: Planning and implementation grants for juvenile drug treatment courts

Award amount: $600,000 each

Award period: 48 months

Category 2: Enhancement grants for operational juvenile drug treatment courts

Award amount: $750,000 each

Award period: 48 months

Applicants are required to complete a new two-step application process:

February 5, 2021: the SF-242 and SF-LLL must be submitted to Grants.gov

February 19, 2021: the full application must be submitted to JustGrants

OJJDP will conduct an applicant webinar that includes a detailed overview of the application and review of submitted questions, January 12 at 2:00 p.m. ET. Register here.

Additional Information for Applicants

New this year, grant applicants must comply with Executive Order 13929 Safe Policing for Safe Communities. See the grant solicitations for details on complying with the order.

For technical assistance with submitting the SF-424 and SF- LLL in Grants.gov, contact the Grants.gov Customer Support Hotline at 800-518-4726 or email at [email protected].

For technical assistance with submitting the full application in DOJ’s Justice Grants System (JustGrants), contact the JustGrants Service Desk at [email protected] or at 833-872-5175.