Agency: Admin. for Children & Families (ACF); Program: Post Release and Home Study Services for Unaccompanied Alien Children (CFDA Number: 93.676) (Funding Opportunity Number: HHS-2017-ACF-ORR-ZU-1139); Eligibility: Unrestricted, faith-based and community groups are encouraged to apply; Funding: $27 million for 10 awards ranging from $500,000 to $3 million each; Deadline: July 25.
Summary Funding supports an array of services for immigrant children. Grants go for social services for unaccompanied alien children and youth (up to age 18) once they are released to foster care or sponsors in this country. Grantees will also conduct post-release studies to ensure correct placement of the children.