IN THE SPOTLIGHT
Drug Courts - Grants and Funding
- Drug Court Discretionary Grant (DCDG) Program
- The Drug Court Discretionary Grant Program provides financial and technical assistance to states, state courts, local courts, units of local government, and Indian tribal governments to develop and implement treatment drug courts that effectively integrate substance abuse treatment, mandatory drug testing, sanctions and incentives, and transitional services in a judicially supervised court setting with jurisdiction over nonviolent, substance-abusing offenders.
- Federal Register
- The Federal Register is a legal newspaper published every business day by the National Archives and Records Administration (NARA). It contains Federal agency regulations, proposed rules and notices, and Executive orders, proclamations and other Presidential documents.
- Grants 101
- The Office of Justice Programs' (OJP) Grants 101 resource is a step-by-step tutorial on the OJP grant process. It is designed to help prospective grantees prepare more effective applications and to provide them with an overview of the OJP grant process.
- The Federal Government's Grants.gov website is a central storehouse for information on over 1,000 grant programs and provides access to approximately $500 billion in annual awards.
- Justice Assistance Grant (JAG) Program
- The JAG program allows States and local governments to support a broad range of activities to prevent and control crime and to improve the criminal justice system.
- 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.