OJJDP – Studies Program on Ethnic Disparities in Juvenile Justice

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Subject: Juvenile Justice, Race/Ethnicity, Youth Crime, Policy | Deadline: July 21, 2014

OJJDP is seeking applications for funding under its Fiscal Year (FY) 2014 Studies Program on Ethnic Disparities in Juvenile Justice. This program will sponsor small studies and/or secondary analyses of existing data to provide objective, independent knowledge about the extent and impact of ethnic disparities effecting Hispanic/Latino youth’s contact with the juvenile justice system that includes arrests, referrals to court, diversion, charges filed, placement in secure juvenile detention facilities and adult jails and lockups, findings of delinquency, placement in secure juvenile correctional facilities, probation, and transfers to the adult criminal justice system.

Funder: Office of Juvenile Justice Delinquency Prevention (OJJDP)
Eligibility:  Nonprofits having a 501(c)(3) status with the IRS (other than institutions of higher education), for profit organizations other than small businesses, state governments, city or township governments, county governments, small businesses, private institutions of higher education, public and State controlled institutions of higher education, Native American tribal governments (federally recognized).
Amount:  Up to $50,000.
Contact: Link.