The Duke Funding Alert newsletter, published every Monday, provides information on all new and updated grants and fellowships added to the database during the prior week. This listserv is restricted to members of the Duke community.
BJA FY 18 National Officer Safety Initiatives
BJA is seeking applications under three distinct categories for the FY 2018 National Officer Safety Initiatives Program:
1. National Consortium on Preventing Law Enforcement Suicide – A coordinator will organize and facilitate a consortium of national stakeholder organizations and associations with the purpose of examining (at a national level) the threats and issues surrounding law enforcement suicide and designing recommendations and solutions to address them.
2. National Law Enforcement Traffic Safety Program – A training and technical assistance (TTA) provider will develop a multifaceted TTA program to address various issues related to law enforcement traffic safety and the causes of law enforcement injuries and deaths. The program should provide training, technical assistance, equipment recommendations, and awareness and prevention activities.
3. Supporting the Blue Public Awareness and Education Campaign – A coordinator will develop and implement a national campaign using all forms of media to educate the public about law enforcement and promote support and positive messaging about our nation’s officers, e.g., educating the public on the stress factors confronting law enforcement when engaging with a combative subject.
Under this solicitation, only one application by any particular applicant entity will be considered.
- Duke Internal Deadline: June 18, 2018
- Sponsor Deadline: July 2, 2018
If the internal deadline has passed and you are interested in this opportunity, please email Anastasia Maddox at email@example.com to find out if it is still open.
Eligible applicants are nonprofit and for-profit organizations (including tribal nonprofit and forprofit organizations); state and local governments; federally recognized Indian tribal governments (as determined by the Secretary of the Interior); and institutions of higher education (including tribal institutions of higher education). Applicants must have extensive experience in providing national training and technical assistance (TTA) as well as extensive experience and knowledge of the officer safety and wellness field. All recipients and subrecipients (including any for-profit organization) must forgo any profit or management fee.
BJA expects to make up to three awards (one per category) of up to $1,500,000 for Category 1, up to $1,300,000 for Category 2, and $900,000 for Category 3, with an estimated total amount awarded of up to $3,700,000. BJA expects to make awards for 24-month periods of performance for Categories 1 and 2 and an 18-month period of performance for Category 3, to begin on October 1, 2018.
Owing to the sponsor's restriction on the number of applications that may be submitted from Duke, anyone wishing to pursue nomination should submit the following materials as one PDF.
* A letter of support from dean or chair - 1 to 1.5 pages
* Project summary - 2 to 4 pages
* CV or Biosketch of project leader
Please submit internal materials through My Research Proposal. (Code ILN) https://www.grantinterface.com/Common/LogOn.aspx?eqs=ApVvmgXCk2Uj7AzWyDE...
Instructions for setting up your account and uploading internal applications can be found here: https://ors.duke.edu/sites/default/files/atoms/files/Applicant%20Instruc...