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ICJI awards federal and state grants to help local governments, law enforcement agencies and non-profit organizations to prevent/reduce crime, enforce Indiana traffic laws, improve the criminal justice system and assist victims of crime. Most funding opportunities are offered on a competitive basis. Guidelines for each opportunity are listed under the eligibility requirements section. Proposals are reviewed and scored based on the criteria of the individual grant. Based on available funding, one or more proposals with the highest scores will be invited to submit an application. Applications are reviewed by staff and the designated subcommittee of the ICJI Board of Trustees. Recommendations for funding are submitted to the ICJI Board of Trustees for consideration and funding approval.

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  • CJI Grants

    Currently, there are no open solicitations for the Indiana Criminal Justice Institute. Please check back again soon.

  • Federal Funding Opportunities

    Body-worn Camera Policy and Implementation Program to Support Law Enforcement Agencies
    Funded by the U.S. Department of Justice, Bureau of Justice Assistance
    Opportunity ID: O-BJA-2022-171093

    Grants.gov Deadline May 20, 2022, 8:59 pm (ET)

    JustGrants Deadline May 25, 2022, 8:59 pm (ET)

    Through this opportunity, the Bureau of Justice Assistance is seeking applications for funding law enforcement agencies seeking to purchase body-worn cameras (BWCs) to establish or expand comprehensive body-worn camera programs with a specific and demonstrated plan to implement this technology to maximize the benefits of BWCs. Eligible agencies include law enforcement agencies, correctional agencies that perform law enforcement functions, prosecutors’ offices, and state or regional consortia that support such agencies, including state administrating agencies. Eligibility is restricted to agencies that are publicly funded. State and regional consortia are eligible to apply, provided they are considered a public agency.

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    In addition to ICJI, the federal government publishes grant opportunities throughout the year. For a more comprehensive list, visit grants.gov for the latest information