The OJJDP FY 2017 Title II Formula Grants Program will support state and local efforts to plan, establish, operate, coordinate, and evaluate policies and projects, directly or through grants and contracts with public and private agencies, for the development of more effective education, training, research, prevention, diversion, treatment, and rehabilitation programs and reform efforts in delinquency prevention and juvenile justice system improvement. The Formula Grants Program is authorized under the Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention Act (JJDP Act) of 1974, as amended, at 42 U.S.C. 5631-5633. Pursuant to Part B of Title II of the JJDP Act, states, to receive formula grants, must submit a plan for carrying out their purposes applicable to a 3-year period. This announcement will contain instructions applicable to the FY 2017 Title II Formula Grants application and update of the comprehensive FY 2015 3-Year Plan.
Number of Awards: 55
Total Amount Awarded: $35,671,614