Grants

As the State Administering Agency for federal justice grant funds, the Wisconsin Department of Justice develops statewide strategies, determines funding priorities, and advises the Governor and legislature on justice policy issues.

 

Funding Announcement

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VOCA: Victims of Crime Act Discretionary Training Grants 2021

 

The purpose of this funding announcement is to award subgrants to agencies to provide training to direct victim service providers and allies in Wisconsin on a variety of topics before September 30, 2021.

 

Eligibility: Competitive

12/11/2020

Total: $150,000

JAG WIBRS Transition Project (2017)

 

This funding announcement will provide one-time grants funded by the Byrne Memorial Justice Assistance Grant (JAG) to support the implementation of the Wisconsin Incident-Based Reporting System (WIBRS) for law enforcement agencies in preparation for the January 2021 national transition deadline.

 

Eligibility: Non-Competitive

11/30/2020

Total: $135,327

County Law Enforcement Assistance 2021

 

This grant is available to fund law enforcement operations. To be eligible for this formula grant a County must boarder or contain a federally recognized Reservation or Off-Reservation Trust Lands, not receive County/Tribal funding with every tribe within their jurisdiction and submit an application. Individual awards are capped at $50,000.

Pre - App 11/1/2020

 

Final App 11/30/2020

 

Total: $190,000

County/Tribal Law Enforcement Assistance 2021

 

This grant is available to fund law enforcement operations. To be eligible for this formula grant a County and a Tribe with a federally recognized Reservation or Off-Reservation Trust Lands within the County must enter into a joint law enforcement agreement and submit an application. A county or tribe can be party to any number of applications.   

Pre - App 11/1/2020

 

Final App 11/30/2020

 

Total: $631,200

Tribal Law Enforcement Assistance 2021

 

This grant is available to fund law enforcement operations. To be eligible for this formula grant an applicant must be a Wisconsin tribe and submit an application.

 

Pre - App 11/1/2020

 

Final App 11/30/2020

 

Total: $695,000

Law Enforcement Specialized Training SFY 2020-2021

 

The Wisconsin Department of Justice, Training and Standards Bureau will award grants to agencies to provide specialized training to law enforcement, jail or secure juvenile detention officers.

 

Eligibility:  Competitive 

4/15/2021

Total: $250,000

 

Grants Administrative Guide

DOJ has prepared this guide in an attempt to provide recipients with basic information which will facilitate the efficient administration of a grant program. Circulars published by the Office of Management & Budget, the OJP Financial Guide, DOJ policy memoranda, and other Federal and state regulations were used in preparing this guide.

 

Grant Administrative Guide 2018

 

FAQ DUNS and SAM

 

Reporting Fraud, Waste and Abuse

Grant recipients should report any allegations of fraud, waste, and abuse of grant funds to the appropriate DOJ grant-making component. In addition to or instead of reporting allegations to the grant-making component, you may report them to the USDOJ Office of the Inspector General online at DOJ OIG Hotline Concerning Grants, by fax at (202) 305-8447, or by mail:

U.S. Department of Justice Office of the Inspector General Fraud Detection Office Attn: Grantee Reporting 1300 North 17th Street, Suite 3200 Arlington, VA 22209

 

Discrimination Policy for External Parties

 

Discrimination Policy & Complaint Process 

 

Title II Vision Mission Three - Year Plan

 

Title II Vision Mission Three - Year Plan 2018 - 2020