Opioid Affected Youth Initiative

Federal Funding Agency:

Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention

Applicant Eligibility:

County governments, Public and State controlled institutions of higher education, State governments, Independent school districts, Private institutions of higher education, Native American tribal organizations (other than Federally recognized tribal governments), Public housing authorities/Indian housing authorities, Small businesses, City or township governments, Nonprofits having a 501(c)(3) status with the IRS, other than institutions of higher education, For profit organizations other than small businesses, Native American tribal governments (Federally recognized)

Due Date:

Grants.gov Deadline May 16, 2023, 11:59 pm Eastern
Application JustGrants Deadline May 30, 2023, 8:59 pm Eastern

Funding Amount:

Up to $750,000

Agency Solicitation:

OJJDP seeks to support the efforts of states, communities, jurisdictions, nonprofit organizations, for-profit organizations, and institutions of higher education to implement programs and strategies that identify, respond to, treat, and support children, youth, and families impacted by the opioid epidemic, and other substance use disorders, to ensure public safety.


Additional Notes:

Applicants must describe how their proposed project/program will integrate and sustain meaningful youth and family partnerships into their project plan and budget. Depending on the nature of an applicant’s proposed project, youth and family partnership could consist of one or more of the following: Individual-level partnership in case planning and direct service delivery (before, during, and after contact with youth-serving systems); Agency-level partnership (e.g., in policy, practice, and program development, implementation, and evaluation; staffing; advisory bodies; budget development); and System-level partnership (e.g., in strategic planning activities, system improvement initiatives, advocacy strategies, reform efforts)