Grant

BJA FY25 Upholding the Rule of Law and Preventing Wrongful Convictions Program

Funding TypeGrant
Grantor Agency

U.S. Department of Justice

Grant RangeUp to 1.2M
# of Awards Available12
Programmatic AreaLaw & Justice
Deadline May 15, 2025
Match Required?
Match Amountn/a
Eligible EntitiesPrivate institutions of higher education. Special district governments. Native American tribal organizations (other than Federally recognized tribal governments). Others (see text field entitled "Additional Information on Eligibility" for clarification). Native American tribal governments (Federally recognized). State governments. City or township governments. County governments. Public and State controlled institutions of higher education. Nonprofits that do not have a 501(c)(3) status with the IRS, other than institutions of higher education. Nonprofits having a 501(c)(3) status with the IRS, other than institutions of higher education.
Focus AreaBJA seeks to support efforts by both wrongful conviction review (WCR) entities, which represent individuals with post-conviction claims of innocence to review individual cases, and conviction integrity or review units (CIUs) to enhance criminal justice system integrity.
ContactOJP Response Center: grants@ncjrs.gov
Link to Opportunityhttps://www.grants.gov/search-results-detail/353075
Application Platformgrants.gov, justgrants
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