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Juvenile Justice Grants

Grants

TCCY is requesting applications for federal fiscal year 2018-19 Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention Federal Formula Grant funding. Agencies may apply for funding for Delinquency PreventionSubstance/Alcohol Abuse Services and addressing Disproportionate Minority Contact. Each application must be accompanied by an application facesheet.

The commission awards grants to agencies for services for at-risk youth to prevent delinquency and for intervention to ensure that youth who commit offenses receive appropriate services. Program services must be evidence-based and consistent with the goal of preserving families and providing services in the least restrictive, safe environment.

Availability of OJJDP grants is limited by federal fund allocations. The primary juvenile justice grants administered by TCCY are:

Federal Formula Grants (FFG) support state and local delinquency prevention and intervention efforts and juvenile justice system improvements.

TCCY is requesting applications for federal fiscal year 2018-19 Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention Federal Formula Grant funding. Agencies may apply for funding for Delinquency PreventionSubstance/Alcohol Abuse Services and addressing Disproportionate Minority Contact. Each application must be accompanied by an application facesheet.

Contacts

For more information about federal juvenile justice grants and their availability, contact:

Zanira Whitfield or Vicki Taylor
Tennessee Commission on Children and Youth
Andrew Jackson Building, 9th Floor
502 Deaderick Street
Nashville, TN 37243-0800
(615) 741-2633
Zanira.Whitfield@tn.gov
Vicki.Taylor@tn.gov

Contacts
Zanira Whitfield

Zanira Whitfield

Juvenile Justice Specialist
(615) 532-1582
Zanira.Whitfield@tn.gov

Vicki Taylor

Vicki Taylor

Juvenile Justice Specialist
(615) 532-1571
Vicki.Taylor@tn.gov