The goal of the BJA Drug Court Discretionary Grant Program is to help states, state courts, local courts, units of local government, and Indian tribal governments to develop and establish drug courts for non-violent substance-abusing offenders.
Three categories of funding are available under this solicitation as defined in the categories below. Eligible applicants may apply for an adult drug court implementation grant, adult drug court enhancement grant, or a statewide enhancement grant.
1. Category IC Adult Drug Court Implementation Grants
Adult drug court implementation grants are available to any jurisdiction that has completed a substantial amount of planning, developed a plan, and is ready to implement an adult drug court.
2. Category IIC Adult Drug Court Enhancement Grants
Adult drug court enhancement grants are available to any jurisdiction that already has a fully operational adult drug court and wants to improve the delivery of services through additional services.
3. Category IIIC Statewide Drug Court Enhancement Grants
Statewide Drug Court Enhancement Grants are available to state-level agencies, such as the State Administrative Agency, Administrative Office of the Courts or the Alcohol and Other Drug Agency, to establish evaluation and automated data collection system initiatives or to provide statewide training or technical assistance.
The solicitation URL is http://www.ojp.usdoj.gov/BJA/grant/05DrugCourtSol.pdf
The accompanying Resource Guide URL is http://www.ojp.usdoj.gov/BJA/grant/05DrugCtResGuide.pdf
Who can apply:
City Or Township Governments
Federally Recognized Indian Tribal Governments
Non-Government - General
Nonprofits That Do Not Have A 501(C)(3) Status With The IRS, Other Than Institutions Of Higher Education
Other Private Institution/Organization
Private Institutions Of Higher Education
Small Business (Less Than 500 Employees
State (Includes District Of Columbia; Includes Institutions Of Higher Education And Hospitals)
U.S. Territories And Possessions (Includes Institutions Of Higher Education, Hospitals)
Eligible functional categories:
Drug Court Discretionary Grant Program
If you have problems accessing the full announcement, please contact:
Department of Justice, Headquarters, Office of Justice Programs