Governor’s Public Safety Office Criminal Justice Grants for 2023

December 10, 2021

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On Dec. 13 the Governor’s Public Safety Office will begin accepting applications for various state and federal Criminal Justice grants (see the list below). Counties and other eligible entities will have until Feb. 11, 2022, to apply for these grants. For specific details on the available grants, visit the Office of the Governor’s funding schedule calendar on or after Dec. 13.

Type Source Match Required
Federal Byrne Justice Assistance Grants no
Coverdell Forensic Sciences no
Residential Substance Abuse Treatment (RSAT) 25%
Victims of Crime Act (VOCA) no (waiver for 2023)
Violence Against Women Act (VAWA) 30%
State Appropriated Bullet-Resistant Vests no
Criminal Justice Planning Fund – Juvenile Justice Programs no
Child Sex Trafficking no
Commercially Sexually Exploited Persons no
Forensic Evidence for DAs Offices no
Sexual Assault Evidence Testing no
Specialty Courts no
Truancy Prevention no

For more information, please contact Megan Molleur or Zelma Smith.