From the Office of Justice Programs:
Over the past 10 years, OJP has provided 52,000 funding awards to the criminal justice community totaling more than $26 billion. In Fiscal Year (FY) 2009, OJP awarded 4,900 grants totaling more than $2.5 billion. In FY 2009, OJP also awarded an additional 3,883 Recovery Act grants totaling more than $2.74 billion to state and local and tribal law enforcement and community organizations.
Most of OJP’s funding programs are highly competitive, receiving hundreds of grant proposals for the same funding opportunities. OJP's Grants 101 site will help you navigate the process.
Apr 5, 2010