BJA FY24 Field Initiated: Encouraging Innovation

With this solicitation, the Bureau of Justice Assistance (BJA) seeks to support new and innovative strategies for preventing and reducing crime, improving community safety, and strengthening criminal justice system outcomes. BJA seeks to accomplish this by promoting collaborations with the field to identify, define, and respond to emerging or chronic crime problems or justice system challenges. BJA is looking for strategies that address these issues, including trying new approaches, addressing gaps in responses, building or translating research knowledge, or building capacity.

Audience:Cities and Towns, Non-Profits, Education, Small Business

Funder:U.S. Department of Justice

Pre-Application Date:August 9, 2024

Due Date:August 16, 2024

Max Award:$1,000,000

Match/Cost Share:No match required