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NCJ Number: NCJ 168096     Find in a Library
Title: Open Solicitation '97: The Results
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Author(s): T Dor-Ner
Corporate Author: Community Research Associates, Inc
United States of America
Date Published: 1997
Page Count: 43
  Series: BJA Monographs
  Annotation: This report overviews State and local submissions to Open Solicitation '97, and report findings characterize emerging trends in State and local criminal justice issues.
Abstract: Open Solicitation '97 was the response of the Bureau of Justice Assistance (BJA) to grantee suggestions for improving the grant application process. More than 40,000 State, local, and tribal governments were invited to submit papers for 40 grants ranging in value from $50,000 to $150,000. BJA awarded grants under topic areas broad enough to address diverse challenges faced by local criminal justice systems. Applicant topic areas included domestic violence, law enforcement language training, alternatives to incarceration, rural-urban gaps in technological needs, and rural and tribal school-based programming. Brief descriptions of grant awards are provided. An appendix notes sources for further information. 16 figures
Main Term(s): Criminology
Index Term(s): Grants or contracts ; Drug prevention programs ; Science and Technology ; Funding sources ; Federal programs ; Alternatives to institutionalization ; State-by-state analyses ; Rural urban comparisons ; Juvenile educational services ; Police specialized training ; Drug abuse education ; Domestic assault prevention ; Violence prevention ; BJA grant-related documents
Sponsoring Agency: Bureau of Justice Assistance
US Dept of Justice
Office of Justice Programs
United States of America
Grant Number: 96-DS-BX-K002
Sale Source: National Institute of Justice/NCJRS
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Type: Program/Project Evaluation
Country: United States of America
Language: English
Note: Bureau of Justice Assistance Monograph
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