BJA FY24 National PREA Resource Center – Invited to Apply

Active
No
Status
Posted
Published Date
April 5th, 2024
Close Date
April 12th, 2024
Total Funding
$3,000,000.00
Award Ceiling
$3,000,000.00
Award Floor
$0.00
Expected No. Awards
1
Opportunity No.
O-BJA-2024-172071

Agency

Bureau of Justice Assistance (USDOJ-OJP-BJA)

Eligible Applicants

Others

Funding Category

Law, Justice and Legal Services

Funding Instrument

Cooperative Agreement

Opportunity Category

Other

Cost Sharing or Matching Requirement

Yes

Summary

The Bureau of Justice Assistance (BJA) is inviting applications for the National PREA Resource Center. This cooperative agreement aims to fund the continuation of the Prison Rape Elimination Act (PREA) Audit Function. The National PREA Resource Center provides training and technical assistance to corrections and law enforcement professionals, victim advocates, and others working to eliminate sexual abuse and harassment in confinement settings. The funding will support activities such as enhancing the PREA Audit Instrument, carrying out activities related to the PREA Audit Oversight Program, administering systems to support PREA audits, and training and certifying PREA auditors. The total program funding is $3,000,000, with an expected number of awards being 1. Only the applicant, Impact Justice, that received an official invitation letter from BJA is eligible to apply. For more information and to apply, please visit the following link: https://bja.ojp.gov/funding/opportunities/o-bja-2024-172071.

Description

With this solicitation, BJA seeks to continue funding the Prison Rape Elimination Act (PREA) Audit Function. The National PREA Resource Center (PRC) delivers training and technical assistance (TTA) to state, local, and tribal corrections and law enforcement professionals, victim advocates, and others working to eliminate sexual abuse and sexual harassment in confinement settings, and to implement the PREA Standards. BJA is funding the continuation of mission-critical work related to the PREA Audit Function, with a focus on enhancing the PREA Audit Instrument, carrying out activities related to the PREA Audit Oversight Program, administering systems to support PREA audits, and training, certifying, and recertifying PREA auditors.

Contact Information

Opportunity Lifecycle

Title
Type
Grant