Strategies To Support Children Exposed to Violence

Funding Agency:
Department of Justice

The U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ), Office of Justice Programs (OJP), Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention (OJJDP) seeks applications for funding to develop coordinated and comprehensive community-based approaches to help children, youth, and their families who are exposed to violence build resilience and prevent future violence and delinquency. This program furthers the DOJ’s mission by strengthening or improving public safety; reducing violent crime and increasing community trust; and ensuring rights, access to services, and equity for all victims of crime.

The overall goal of the program is to build the capacity of families and communities to help children exposed to violence.

Deadline: April 24, 2023

Agency Website

Eligibility Requirements

Eligible Applicants: City or township governments, County governments, Independent school districts, Native American Tribal governments (Federally recognized), Native American Tribal organizations (other than Federally recognized Tribal governments), Nonprofits having a 501(c)(3) status with the IRS, other than institutions of higher education, Nonprofits that do not have a 501(c)(3) status with the IRS, other than institutions of higher education, Private institutions of higher education, Public and State controlled institutions of higher education, Special district governments, State governments

An applicant entity may submit more than one application, if each application proposes a different project in response to the solicitation. Also, an entity may be proposed as a subrecipient (subgrantee) in more than one application.

Funding Type





Community Outreach and Engagement
Social Sciences

External Deadline

April 24, 2023