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FY24 Veterans Treatment Court Discretionary Grant Program

Opportunity ID: O-BJA-2024-172098
Closing Date: June 27, 2024 Deadline: June 20, 2024, 8:59 pm Eastern
Application JustGrants Deadline: June 27, 2024, 8:59 pm Eastern

With this solicitation, the Bureau of Justice Assistance (BJA) seeks to provide financial and technical assistance to states, state courts, local courts, units of local government, and federally recognized Indian tribal governments to plan, implement, and enhance the operations of veterans treatment courts (VTC), including service coordination, participant service and supervision coordination, fidelity to the VTC model, and recovery support services.

VTCs effectively integrate evidence-based substance use disorder treatment, mental health disorder treatment, treatment for co-occurring disorders, mandatory drug testing, incentives and sanctions, and transitional services in judicially supervised criminal court settings that have jurisdiction over veterans with treatment needs in order to reduce recidivism, increase access to treatment and recovery support, and prevent overdose.

FY24 Integrated Treatment for Individuals with Co-occurring Disorders in the Criminal Justice System

Opportunity ID: O-BJA-2024-172162
Closing Date:  July 15, 2024

With this solicitation, the Bureau of Justice Assistance (BJA) seeks a training and technical assistance (TTA) provider with expertise in working with communities to improve access to integrated treatment for justice-involved individuals with co-occurring mental health and substance use disorders.

The provider will work with BJA to lead a national TTA program and administer subawards to local demonstration sites. The program will promote cross-system collaboration among justice stakeholders, behavioral health service providers, and community support organizations.

FY24 Residential Substance Abuse Treatment for State Prisoners Program Formula Grant Solicitation

Opportunity ID: O-BJA-2024-171974
Closing Date:  July 15, 2024

With this solicitation, the Bureau of Justice Assistance (BJA) seeks to increase access to treatment to individuals with substance use or co-occurring substance use and mental health disorders during detention or incarceration and to improve continuity of care during and after reentry by delivering community-based treatment and other broad-based aftercare services.

Residential Substance Abuse Treatment for State Prisoners Program funds may be used to implement four different types of programs/activities: 

Prison-based residential substance use disorder (SUD) treatment
Jail-based residential SUD treatment
Jail-based pretrial SUD treatment programs

FY24 Second Chance Act Improving Reentry Education and Employment Outcomes

Opportunity ID:  O-BJA-2024-172135
Closing Date: July 18, 2024

With this solicitation, the Bureau of Justice Assistance seeks to fund reentry services and programs focused on strengthening education and employment outcomes for individuals returning to their communities after a period of incarceration.

The purpose of this program is to support fair chance opportunities to improve education and employment outcomes for individuals currently incarcerated with 2 years or less before release into the community. For this solicitation, fair chance opportunities refer to reentry services and programs designed to increase access to in-demand jobs and meaningful careers for justice-impacted people upon and following their release from incarceration. Program contents may be education or employment focused.

FY24 Smart Reentry: Housing Demonstration Program

Opportunity ID: O-BJA-2024-172144
Closing Date: July 25, 2024

With this solicitation, the Bureau of Justice Assistance (BJA) seeks to fund state, local, and tribal governments to enhance or implement evidence-based activities or services to improve reentry and reduce recidivism by expanding and/or increasing access to housing for people who are currently or formerly involved in the criminal justice system. Prior to the release from incarceration, individuals will be screened, assessed, and identified for program participation. The program will help jurisdictions assess their reentry systems, identify strengths and gaps, and then build capacity for improved housing options for adults released from prison or jail.

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