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  NCJ Number: NCJ 227470     Find in a Library
  Title: Formula Grants Program
  Document URL: PDF 
  Corporate Author: Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention
US Dept of Justice
United States of America
  Journal:
  Date Published: 10/2009
  Page Count: 4
  Series: OJJDP In Focus
  Annotation: This OJJDP In Focus article presents information on the Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention’s (OJJDP’s) Formula Grants program.
  Abstract: The U.S. Department of Justice, Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention’s (OJJDP’s) Formula Grants program supports delinquency prevention and intervention efforts as well as juvenile justice system improvements. This program provides funds directly to States to assist in the implementation of comprehensive juvenile justice plans based on detailed studies of the needs in their jurisdictions. The program also provides training and technical assistance in all 50 States, the District of Columbia, and the 5 U.S. territories. This document provides information about the Formula Grants program and includes descriptions of the eligibility criteria, the awards process, and a listing of the 35 program areas where States may use their formula grant funds. Links are provided to obtain more information about the program.
  Main Term(s): Juvenile delinquency prevention programs
  Index Term(s): Juvenile delinquency prevention ; Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention (OJJDP) ; Juvenile justice planning ; Juvenile Delinquency prevention planning ; Juvenile Delinquency prevention theory ; Office of Justice Programs (OJP)
  Sale Source: NCJRS Photocopy Services
Box 6000
Rockville, MD 20849-6000
United States of America

Juvenile Justice Clearinghouse/NCJRS
P.O. Box 6000
Rockville, MD 20849
United States of America
  Type: Research (Applied/Empirical)
  Country: United States of America
  Language: English
   
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