Enhancing Youth Defense

Federal Funding Agency:

Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention

Applicant Eligibility:

State governments, Special district governments, City or township governments, County governments

Due Date:

Grants.gov Deadline April 15, 2024, 11:59 pm Eastern
Application JustGrants Deadline May 6, 2024, 8:59 pm Eastern

Funding Amount:

Up to $400,000

Agency Solicitation:

OJJDP seeks to implement youth defense delivery system enhancements that strengthen and improve the representation of youth involved in the juvenile justice system. This program supports states and localities, through a combination of direct grants and national training and technical assistance, to implement sustainable system improvements that result in improved youth outcomes, reduced recidivism, safer communities, cost savings, and increased public confidence in the juvenile justice system.