Swift, Certain, and Fair (SCF) Supervision Program: Applying the Principles Behind Project HOPE

Federal Funding Agency:

Bureau of Justice Assistance

Applicant Eligibility:

City or township governments, County governments, Native American tribal governments (Federally recognized), State governments, Other Other (State, city, township, county, or tribal government acting directly or through agreements with other public or private entities on behalf of a single drug court.)

Due Date:

Grants.gov Deadline May 20, 2022, 8:59 pm Eastern
Application JustGrants Deadline May 25, 2022, 8:59 pm Eastern

Funding Amount:

Up to $800,000

Agency Solicitation:

The purpose of the Swift, Certain, and Fair (SCF) Supervision Program is to provide state, local, and tribal community supervision agencies with information, resources, and training and technical assistance (TTA) to engage in collaborative problem solving with stakeholders using data and research-informed strategies to assess and improve responses to client behavior in accordance with the principles of swiftness, certainty, and fairness; improve supervision outcomes; prevent recidivism; reduce crime and incarceration in their jurisdictions; promote the fair administration of justice; and advance public safety.


Additional Notes:

This grant program seeks to enhance community supervision agencies’ capacity to help reduce recidivism among, and improve outcomes for, people under supervision by using the SCF principles of intervention. (Under this solicitation, “community supervision agencies” include: adult probation, parole, or pretrial supervision or their equivalents such as prosecutor-led, post-adjudication diversion.)