BJA FY 10 Justice and Mental Health Collaboration Program

The summary for the BJA FY 10 Justice and Mental Health Collaboration Program grant is detailed below. This summary states who is eligible for the grant, how much grant money will be awarded, current and past deadlines, Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance (CFDA) numbers, and a sampling of similar government grants. Verify the accuracy of the data FederalGrants.com provides by visiting the webpage noted in the Link to Full Announcement section or by contacting the appropriate person listed as the Grant Announcement Contact. If any section is incomplete, please visit the website for the Bureau of Justice Assistance, which is the U.S. government agency offering this grant.
BJA FY 10 Justice and Mental Health Collaboration Program: The Justice and Mental Health Collaboration Program seeks to increase public safety throughinnovative cross-system collaboration for individuals with mental illness or co-occurring mentalhealth and substance abuse disorders who come into contact with the justice system. TheBureau of Justice Assistance (BJA) is seeking applications that demonstrate a collaborativeproject between criminal justice and mental health partners from eligible applicants to plan,implement, or expand a justice and mental health collaboration program. This program isauthorized by the Mentally Ill Offender Treatment and Crime Reduction Act of 2004 (MIOTCRA)(Pub. L. 108-414) and the Mentally Ill Offender Treatment and Crime Reduction Reauthorizationand Improvement Act of 2008 (Pub. L. 110-416).
Federal Grant Title: BJA FY 10 Justice and Mental Health Collaboration Program
Federal Agency Name: Bureau of Justice Assistance
Grant Categories: Law Justice and Legal Services
Type of Opportunity: Discretionary
Funding Opportunity Number: BJA-2010-2516
Type of Funding: Grant
CFDA Numbers: 16.745
CFDA Descriptions: Criminal and Juvenile Justice and Mental Health Collaboration Program
Current Application Deadline: Apr 08, 2010
Original Application Deadline: Apr 01, 2010
Posted Date: Feb 09, 2010
Creation Date: Feb 16, 2010
Archive Date: May 08, 2010
Total Program Funding:
Maximum Federal Grant Award: $250,000
Minimum Federal Grant Award: $0
Expected Number of Awards:
Cost Sharing or Matching: Yes
Applicants Eligible for this Grant
State governments - County governments - City or township governments - Native American tribal governments (Federally recognized) - Others (see text field entitled "Additional Information on Eligibility" for clarification)
Additional Information on Eligibility
Applicants are limited to states, units of local government, federally recognized Indian tribes (as determined by the Secretary of the Interior and published in the Federal Register) and tribal organizations. BJA will only accept applications that demonstrate that the proposed project will be administered jointly by a unit of government with responsibility for criminal or juvenile justice activities and a mental health agency. Only one agency is responsible for the submission of the application in the Grants Management System. This lead agency must be the state, unit of local government, federally recognized Indian tribe, or tribal organization. Per Pub. L. 108-414, a "criminal or juvenile justice agency" is an agency of state or local government or its contracted agency that is responsible for detection, arrest, enforcement, prosecution, defense, adjudication, incarceration, probation, or parole relating to the violation of the criminal laws of that state or local government (sec. 2991(a)(3)). A "mental health agency" is an agency of state or local government or its contracted agency that is responsible for mental health services or co-occurring mental health and substance abuse services (sec. 2991(a)(5)). A substance abuse agency is considered an eligible applicant if that agency provides services to individuals suffering from co-occurring mental health and substance abuse disorders.
Link to Full Grant Announcement
http://www.ojp.usdoj.gov/bja/grant/10jmhcpsol.pdf
Grant Announcement Contact
Al Roddy Technical Application Support 202-353-1881

Technical Application Support [Al.Roddy@usdoj.gov]
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