Second Chance Act Improving Reentry Education and Employment Outcomes

Federal Funding Agency:

Bureau of Justice Assistance

Applicant Eligibility:

City or township governments, County governments, For profit organizations other than small businesses, Independent school districts, Native American tribal governments (federally recognized), Nonprofits having a 501(c)(3) status with the IRS, other than institutions of higher education, Nonprofits that do not have a 501(c)(3) status with the IRS other than institutions of higher education, Public and state controlled institutions of higher education, Special district governments, State governments, Community-based nonprofit organizations

Due Date: Deadline March 28, 2023, 8:59 pm Eastern
Application JustGrants Deadline April 4, 2023, 8:59 pm Eastern

Funding Amount:

Category 1: Improving Correctional Education: $900,000
Category 2: Improving Employment Services and Connections: $900,000

Agency Solicitation:

The Bureau of Justice Assistance seeks applications for reentry services and programs focused on strengthening education and employment outcomes for individuals returning to their communities after a period of incarceration.