Edward Byrne Memorial Justice Assistance Grant (JAG) Program – State Solicitation

Federal Funding Agency:

Bureau of Justice Assistance

Applicant Eligibility:

State governments*

Due Date:

Grants.gov Deadline August 29, 2023, 8:59 pm Eastern
Application JustGrants Deadline August 30, 2023, 8:59 pm Eastern

Funding Amount:

See 'Agency Solicitation.'

Agency Solicitation:

The Edward Byrne Memorial Justice Assistance Grant (JAG) Program is the primary provider of federal criminal justice funding to states and units of local government. Through this opportunity, the Bureau of Justice Assistance (BJA) will award JAG Program funds to eligible states as described in this FY 2023 JAG Program State Solicitation.

The expected eligible allocations by state for the fiscal year (FY) 2023 JAG Program can be found at: https://bja.ojp.gov/program/jag/fy-2023-allocations.


Additional Notes:

*Only states may apply under this solicitation, and states must designate a single State Administering Agency that has authority to apply on their behalf. By law, for purposes of the JAG Program, the term “states” includes the District of Columbia, the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico, the Northern Mariana Islands, the U.S. Virgin Islands, Guam, and American Samoa.

BJA has issued a separate solicitation for applications from units of local government.