Agency: Justice Dept. (DOJ), Office of Justice Programs (OJP); Program: 2016 Second Chance Act Technology-Based Career Training Program for Incarcerated Adults and Juveniles – Department of Justice (CFDA Number: 16.812; Funding Number: BJA-2016-9074); Eligibility: Governments; Funding: $6 million for six awards (no match required); Deadline: April 12.
Summary: These grants support efforts aiding the transition of youths from a secure juvenile residential facility (including out-of-home placement) to the community. A secure juvenile residential facility may include a juvenile detention center, juvenile correctional facility, or staff-secure facility. This solicitation will fund mentoring and comprehensive transitional services that emphasize development technology skills for adults and youths.