Enhancing Youth Defense

Federal Funding Agency:

Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention

Applicant Eligibility:

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

Due Date:

Grants.gov Deadline: April 03, 2023 11:59 PM ET
JustGrants Deadline: April 17, 2023 8:59 PM ET

Funding Amount:

Up to $650,630

Agency Solicitation:

With this solicitation, OJJDP seeks to support jurisdictions’ efforts to ensure that youth involved in the juvenile justice system have access to high-quality legal representation.


Additional Notes:

Funding awarded under this solicitation must be used to improve what has historically been referred to as “juvenile indigent defense.” Where the term “youth defense” is used in this solicitation, it means the defense of juveniles, which in the context of this solicitation refers to services provided to juveniles who are indigent.