Court Pandemic Response and Recovery

Federal Funding Agency:

State Justice Institute

Applicant Eligibility:

Local courts; State Supreme Courts and/or Administrative Office of the Courts; and Non-profit, For-profit Organizations and Institutions of Higher Education (see 42 U.S.C. 10705)

Due Date:

August 14, 2020 (and subsequently will be reviewed on a rolling basis in FY2021)*

Funding Amount:

Up to $150,000

SJI is seeking to fund projects that assist state courts in their response to, and recovery from, COVID-19, with a look towards the future of court operations. In addition to meeting all other application requirements, SJI will give priority consideration for funding to projects that focus on institutionalizing and/or replicating practices that were implemented during the pandemic.

Applications, along with all required forms and attachments, are due to SJI via email to contact@sji.gov by August 14, 2020 to be eligible for consideration for the first round of review. Applications received after August 14, 2020 will be reviewed, and if approved, awarded on a rolling basis in FY 2021. Visit the Virtual Learning section of the Funding Toolkit for State Courts and Justice System Partners to learn more about SJI funding, including a podcast about this funding opportunity. Email contact@sji.gov with questions regarding this solicitation.


Files & Resources

Solicitation
SJI Grant Forms