Due to the significant interest in the “Application Mechanics: Submitting an Application” webinars, five new webinar dates have been added to the schedule.
The new dates and links to register are as follows:
- Thursday, 3/18/2021 at 1:00 p.m. ET
- Monday, 3/29/2021 at 3:00 p.m. ET
- Thursday, 4/1/2021 at 1:00 p.m. ET
- Thursday, 4/8/2021 at 1:00 p.m. ET
- Monday, 4/12/2021 at 3:00 p.m. ET
Each webinar will be approximately 90 minutes with the same content covered in each session and time set aside for questions. Registration for each session is limited to allow for the JustGrants team to respond to questions.
If you are unable to attend a live webinar or if you’d like to revisit the presentation material, the presentation slide deck from the February 22, 2020 session has been posted for your reference. A recording of the Feb. 11 presentation is available for you to watch.
For more information on the webinar sessions and to access application submission training resources, visit the JustGrants Application Submission training resources page.
In FY 2021, applications will be submitted in a new two-step process, each with its own deadline:
- Submit an SF-424 and an SF-LLL in Grants.gov.
- Submit the full application including attachments in JustGrants.
Please read the solicitation document carefully for further guidance.
We encourage you to visit the JustGrants Application Submission training page that includes training videos, job aids, and other information as a resource for your applicants.
Because most solicitations are competitive, BJS staff cannot engage in individual conversations concerning a specific solicitation with prospective applicants. Any questions concerning open solicitation should be submitted to the NCJRS Response Center by phone at 1-800-851-3420 (TTY at 301-240-6310 for hearing impaired only), or by email at [email protected].
For technical assistance with submitting the SF-424 and SF-LLL in Grants.gov, contact the Grants.gov Customer Support Hotline at 800-518-4726 or 606-545-5035, at the Grants.gov customer support webpage, or by email at [email protected]. The Grants.gov Support Hotline operates 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, except on federal holidays.
For technical assistance with submitting the full application in DOJ’s Justice Grants System (JustGrants), contact the JustGrants Service Desk at 833-872-5175 or [email protected]. The JustGrants Service Desk operates 5 a.m. – 9 p.m. EST Monday - Friday and 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. Saturday, Sunday, and Federal holidays.
The U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ), Office of Justice Programs (OJP), Bureau of Justice Statistics (BJS) is seeking applications for funding for the FY 2021 Local Jail Reporting Program Pilot Test. This pilot test will collect individual-level administrative record data from 10 large jails. The information collected will include jail admissions and releases, demographic characteristics of inmates, charges and dispositions, and sentences.
The U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ), Office of Justice Programs (OJP), Bureau of Justice Statistics (BJS) is seeking applications for funding for the National Census of Victim Service Providers (NCVSP). This program furthers efforts to expand the statistical infrastructure around victim services, including the availability and use of services to support victims of crime or abuse.
Deadlines: Grants.gov Application Deadline: 11:59 p.m. eastern time on June 14, 2021; JustGrants Application Deadline: 11:59 p.m. eastern time on June 28, 2021
FY 2021 State Justice Statistics Program for Statistical Analysis Centers (SJS-SAC) Technical Assistance Program
The U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ), Office of Justice Programs (OJP), Bureau of Justice Statistics (BJS) is seeking applications for funding to administer activities under the FY 2021 State Justice Statistics Program for Statistical Analysis Centers (SJS-SAC) Technical Assistance Program. This program supports the collection, analysis, and dissemination of statistical information on crime and criminal justice at the state and local level.