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OJJDP FY 2023 Mentoring Programs for Youth in the Juvenile Justice System

Opportunity ID
Solicitation Status
Fiscal Year
Closing Date
Posting Date
Solicitation Type
Grants.gov Deadline
May 18, 2023, 11:59 pm Eastern
Application JustGrants Deadline
June 1, 2023, 8:59 pm Eastern

With this solicitation, OJJDP seeks to fund mentoring organizations to enhance and expand mentoring services for youth who are involved in the juvenile justice system.

The program's goal is to improve outcomes (such as improved academic performance and reduced school dropout rates) for youth involved in the juvenile justice system, and to reduce negative outcomes (including continued involvement in the juvenile justice system, substance use, and gang participation) through mentoring. 


Number of Awards: 6
Total Amount Awarded: $2,894,139

Date Created: March 31, 2023