Funding Opportunities

Comprehensive Opioid Abuse Training and Technical Assistance Program: FY 2019 Competitive Grant Announcement

Deadline: May 28th

The U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ), Office of Justice Programs (OJP), Bureau of Justice Assistance (BJA), is seeking applications that develop comprehensive strategies to respond to the opioid epidemic. This program furthers the Department’s mission by providing resources to state, local, tribal, and territorial efforts to reduce violent crime and drug abuse and enhance public safety, while supporting victims of the epidemic.

Eligible applicants are limited to any national nonprofit organization, for-profit (commercial) organization (including tribal nonprofit or for-profit organizations), faith-based and community organizations, or institution of higher education (including tribal institutions of higher education) that has expertise in managing comprehensive TTA strategies to respond to the opioid epidemic. In addition, the applicant must demonstrate technical expertise in implementing action research partnerships between criminal justice researchers and practitioners. Applicants with demonstrated expertise in assisting states with prescription drug monitoring programs are encouraged to apply under the Harold Rogers Prescription Drug Monitoring National Training and Technical Assistance category (Category 5). For-profit organizations must agree to waive any profit or fees for services.

BJA welcomes applications that propose collaboration among multiple providers; however, only applications by a single entity will be considered. Other providers must be proposed as
subrecipients (subgrantees).1 The applicant must be the entity that would have primary responsibility for carrying out the award, including administering the funding and managing the entire project. An entity may also be proposed as a subrecipient (subgrantee) in more than one application.

BJA may elect to fund applications submitted under this FY 2019 solicitation in future fiscal years, dependent on, among other considerations, the merit of the applications and on the availability of appropriations.

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Comprehensive Opioid Abuse Site-based Program: FY 2019 Competitive Grant Announcement

Deadline: June 5th

The U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ), Office of Justice Programs (OJP), Bureau of Justice Assistance (BJA) is seeking applications to plan and implement comprehensive programs in response to the growing opioid epidemic. This program furthers the Department’s mission by providing resources to support state, local, tribal, and territorial efforts to reduce violent crime and drug abuse and enhance public safety, while supporting victims.

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