BJA seeking applications to plan and implement comprehensive programs in response to the growing opioid epidemic
The U.S. Department of Justice (Department), Office of Justice Programs (OJP), Bureau of Justice Assistance (BJA) is seeking applications to plan and implement comprehensive programs in response to the growing opioid epidemic. This program furthers the Department’s mission by providing resources to support state, local, tribal, and territorial efforts to reduce violent crime and drug abuse and enhance public safety while supporting victims.
Applications due by June 5th.
There are three award categories:
- Category 1: Locally Driven Responses to the Opioid Epidemic—Funding amount: $600,000—$1,200,000
- Category 2: Statewide Implementation, Enhancement, and Evaluation Projects—Funding amount: $3,000,000—$6,500,000
- Category 3: Harold Rogers Prescription Drug Monitoring Program (PDMP) Implementation and Enhancement Projects—Funding amount: up to $2,000,000
Learn more about the Comprehensive Opioid Abuse Site-based FY 2019 Competitive Grant and application process during the upcoming webinar: April 29, 2019, at 2:00 p.m., ET.