Trauma and Justice-Involved Youth Research Grants

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Subject: Juvenile Justice, Youth Welfare, Research
Deadline: June 23, 2016

"This program will support original research; design expansions to current research; and/or secondary analysis of existing data to provide objective, independent knowledge about (1) the developmental pathways of youth from violence exposure and trauma to justice involvement; (2) the implications of justice involvement on possible retraumatization; and (3) the development of culturally appropriate, evidence-based trauma-informed practices. OJJDP is particularly interested in proposals that seek to investigate the experiences of youth whose justice system involvement is often understudied, specifically youth who are Hispanic/Latino, American Indian/Alaska Native, LGBTQI, and girls."

Funder: Office of Juvenile Justice Delinquency Prevention
Eligibility: Nonprofits having a 501(c)(3) status with the IRS, for profit organizations other than small businesses, small businesses, public and state controlled institutions of higher education, private institutions of higher education, city or township governments, state governments, county governments, Native American tribal governments (federally recognized), others.
Amount: Up to $75,000
Contact: Link.