Funding Opportunities

Justice and Mental Health Collaboration Program
The Bureau of Justice Assistance (BJA), Department of Justice released the Justice and Mental Health Collaboration Program Grant to support cross-system collaboration to improve responses and outcomes for individuals with mental illnesses or co-occurring mental health and substance use disorders who are in the criminal justice system.  States, units of local government and federally recognized Indian tribal governments may apply for the grant
Deadline: April 4, 2017
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The Illinois Criminal Justice Information Authority is requesting applications for federal Victims of Crime Act grants to support legal assistance programs. Approximately $6 million is available for this funding opportunity. 
Deadline: April 7, 2017
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New Grant Funding Opportunity to Address the Opioid Epidemic
The Bureau of Justice Assistance, Department of Justice has released a solicitation to fund new grant programs related to the opioid epidemic. These grant programs do not replace the Drug Court Discretionary Grant Program or the Veterans Treatment Court Program.
Deadline:  April 25, 2017
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