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Funding Opportunity Number:
Mar 01, 2013
Mar 01, 2013
Original Closing Date for Applications:
Apr 30, 2013
Current Closing Date for Applications:
Apr 30, 2013
May 30, 2013
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Law, Justice and Legal Services
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Juvenile Mentoring Program
Cost Sharing or Matching Requirement:
Others (see text field entitled "Additional Information on Eligibility" for clarification)
Additional Information on Eligibility:
Nonprofit and for-profit organizations are eligible to apply, including faith-based, community-based, and tribal organizations. For-profit organizations must agree to forgo any profit or management fee. Eligibility is restricted to organizations have operated an established mentoring program for at least 3 years, have active chapters or subawardees in at least five states, and will serve at-risk, high-risk or underserved youth across all five states. For purposes of this solicitation, two or more independent organizations that form a collaborative to cover five states do not meet the criteria of OJJDP’s definition of a multi-state mentoring organization. Applicants cannot be a chapter or subawrdee of a national organization, which OJJDP defines as having active chapters or subawardees in at least 45 states.
Eligible applicants must initiate mentoring services to youth who are 17 years old or younger.
OJJDP may elect to make awards in future fiscal years for applications submitted under this solicitation, dependent on the merit of the applications and the availability of appropriations.
Office of Juvenile Justice Delinquency Prevention
This solicitation will support qualified, established mentoring programs as they (1) expand services for underserved at-risk and high-risk youth and (2) enhance their services to implement additional research- and evidence-based mentoring practices. We anticipate that this program will be authorized by an act appropriating FY 2013 funds for the Department of Justice.
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