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by Cheryl Cadue last modified Feb 24, 2017 12:11 PM

• • • Available Funding Opportunities • • •

Title II DMC / ATD Application Packet


The Kansas Department of Corrections, Juvenile Services Division (DOC), and the Kansas Advisory Group on Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention (KAG) announce the availability of a Request for Proposal (RFP) for Title II Formula Grants Program through the Department of Justice, Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention (OJJDP). The Formula Grants Program supports state and local juvenile justice efforts. Through this program, OJJDP provides funds directly to states, to help them implement comprehensive state juvenile justice plans based on detailed studies of needs in their jurisdictions. The Formula Grants Program is authorized under the JJDP Act of 2002 (42 U.S.C. 5601 et seq.).

The funding amount available for granting is $749,961. Applications are due no later than April 24th, 2017, with the funding cycle running from July 1, 2017 to June 30th, 2018.

This funding will be granted out by a competitive grant process. This grant will provide funding for communities focused on OJJDP’s purpose areas of:

Alternatives to Detention (ATD) - These are community and home-based alternatives to incarceration and institutionalization including for youth who need temporary placement such as crisis intervention, shelter and after-care and for youth who need residential placement such as a continuum of foster care or group home alternatives that provide access to a comprehensive array of services.; (

Disproportionate Minority Contact (DMC) - Programs, research, or other initiatives primarily to address the disproportionate number of minority youth who come into contact with the juvenile justice system, pursuant to Section 223(a)(22) of the JJDP Act. (

More information on the OJJDP formula grants program is available here:

There will be a Pre-Application Conference Call on February 24th, 2017 @ 1:00 (866-620-7326 Code 1569331427) that will cover the application process, and answer any questions posed by prospective grantees.

Please contact Brock Landwehr, the Juvenile Justice Specialist for Kansas at with any questions pertaining to this funding.


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