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Comprehensive Youth Violence Prevention and Reductions Programs

A competitive grant to support community-based and other violence intervention and prevention strategies to reduce youth gun and gang violence.


Eligible Applicants:

  • States
  • Local government
  • Independent school districts
  • Tribal governments
  • Tribal organizations
  • Nonprofits
  • Institutions of higher education
  • Hospitals

Eligible Community Violence Intervention Programs:

  • Group Violence Intervention
  • Street Outreach
  • Crime Prevention Through Environmental Design
  • Hospital-Based Violence Intervention
  • Safe Passage
  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy
  • Youth

2021 Grant Overview

Fund Amount: $11,000,000.00

Maximum Award Amount: $1,000,000.00

Total Number of Anticipated Recipients: 11

Solicitation Priorities:

  • Community violence intervention strategies

How to Apply

Anticipated Deadline: July 2022

Most recent solicitation: 2021

Agency: Department of Justice

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