Community-Based Alternatives to Youth Incarceration Initiative

Federal Funding Agency:

Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention

Applicant Eligibility:

State governments, County governments, City or township governments, Native American tribal governments (Federally recognized)

Due Date:

Application Deadline: April 11, 2023 11:59 PM ET
Application JustGrants Deadline: April 25, 2023 8:59 PM ET

Funding Amount:

Up to $1,000,000

Agency Solicitation:

OJJDP seeks applications for funding to close and repurpose youth detention and correctional facilities, reinvest cost savings to expand community-based alternatives to incarceration, and assess and respond to the economic impact of closures on facility staff and surrounding communities. This program furthers the DOJ’s mission to reduce recidivism and improve public safety by helping jurisdictions more effectively and equitably reinvest resources in efforts that facilitate the successful reintegration of justice-involved youth.