BJA FY24 Justice and Mental Health Collaboration Program

Active
No
Status
Posted
Published Date
February 14th, 2024
Close Date
May 9th, 2024
Total Funding
$13,750,000.00
Award Ceiling
$550,000.00
Award Floor
$0.00
Expected No. Awards
25
Opportunity No.
O-BJA-2024-171978

Agency

Bureau of Justice Assistance (USDOJ-OJP-BJA)

Eligible Applicants

Others

Funding Category

Humanities

Funding Instrument

Grant

Opportunity Category

Discretionary

Cost Sharing or Matching Requirement

Yes

Summary

The Bureau of Justice Assistance (BJA) is offering a grant opportunity titled "BJA FY24 Justice and Mental Health Collaboration Program". This grant aims to support cross-system collaboration to improve public safety responses and outcomes for individuals with mental health disorders (MHDs) or co-occurring mental health and substance use disorders (MHSUDs). The funding provided by BJA will help organizations prepare, create, or expand comprehensive plans and implement collaborative projects to target eligible individuals. The grant requires a cost-sharing or matching requirement and falls under the category of humanities. The grant has a closing date of May 9, 2024, and an estimated total program funding of $13,750,000. The expected number of awards is 25, with an award ceiling of $550,000 and an award floor of $0. Eligible applicants include agencies with a different legal status, such as nonprofit or for-profit mental health agencies, as long as they meet specific requirements outlined in the additional information. For more details and to apply, visit the following link: https://bja.ojp.gov/funding/opportunities/o-bja-2024-171978. For any inquiries, contact the National Criminal Justice Reference Service Response Center at grants@ncjrs.gov.

Description

With this solicitation, BJA seeks applications for funding programs that support cross-system collaboration to improve public safety responses and outcomes for individuals with mental health disorders (MHDs) or co-occurring mental health and substance use disorders (MHSUDs). BJA provides grant funding to help organizations prepare, create, or expand comprehensive plans and then implement these collaborative projects to target people who qualify.

Contact Information

Opportunity Lifecycle

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Type
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