OJJDP will fund the successful applicant to work with as many as four states to implement and facilitate statewide policy and practice initiatives that will advance the ability of those states to:
Ensure that all at-risk children and youth are screened and assessed at each point of contact across
youth-serving systems, with a particular focus on the juvenile justice and child welfare systems.
Provide evidence-based, trauma-informed treatment services to children and youth exposed to violence.
Identify mechanisms to blend and braid funding sources to support identification, screening, assessment, and treatment services.
Improve outcomes for children and youth exposed to violence.
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Full AnnouncementAdditional Information of Eligibility:
Eligible applicants are limited to nonprofit and for-profit organizations (including tribal nonprofit and for-profit organizations) and institutions of higher education (including tribal institutions of higher education).
Recipient organizations must agree to forgo any profit or management fee should they apply.
OJJDP welcomes applications that involve two or more entities that will carry out the funded Federal award activities; however, one eligible entity must be the applicant and the others must be proposed as subrecipients.
The applicant must be the entity with primary responsibility for administering the funding and managing the entire Defending Childhood State Policy Initiative.
Only one application per lead applicant will be considered; however, subrecipients may be part of multiple proposals.
OJJDP may elect to make awards for applications submitted under this solicitation in future fiscal years, dependent on, among other considerations, the merit of the applications and on the availability of appropriations.
OJJDP may also elect to provide supplemental funding to the successful applicant, dependent on performance and the availability of appropriations. Full Opportunity Web Address:www.ojjdp.gov/grants/solicitations/FY2016/DefendingChildhoodStatePolicy.pdf Contact:
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