Special Feature: Mentoring – Funding
- At-Risk Youth Grant Opportunities Corporation for National and Community Service
- The Corporation for National and Community Service is the federal agency that leads service, volunteering, and grant-making efforts in the United States. They aim to help millions of Americans improve their lives and the lives of their fellow citizens through service by working hand-in-hand with local partners to tap the ingenuity and can-do spirit of the American people to tackle the country's most pressing challenges. They are AmeriCorps, Senior Corps, the Social Innovation Fund, the Volunteer Generation Fund, and more.
- DOJ Program Plan
- The Department of Justice (DOJ) Program Plan is a tool to help applicants and grantees find funding opportunities, including those that focus on mentoring and other youth-specific efforts. The Program Plan provides summary details of the funding opportunities each DOJ grant-making component is expecting to release or has released in the current fiscal year.
- Grants 101
- Created by the Office of Justice Programs, Grants 101 is a step-by-step tutorial on the grant process and is designed to help prospective grantees prepare more effective applications.
- Grants.gov is a central storehouse for information on over 1,000 federal grant programs and provides access to approximately $500 billion in annual awards.
- Office of Justice Programs (OJP)
- OJP provides federal leadership in developing the nation's capacity to prevent and control crime, administer justice, and assist victims. Contained on the OJP Funding Resource Center site is information about open solicitations, resources for applicants and grantees, grant procedures and requirements, links to State Administering Agencies, and additional grant-related resources.
- Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention (OJJDP): Funding
- OJJDP makes funds available in support of its mission to prevent and respond to juvenile delinquency and child victimization, including programs that focus on mentoring efforts.