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.

 

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Law Enforcement Specialized Training SFY 2020

 

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 

5/31/2020

Total: $250,000

Juvenile Justice Title II Formula Funds - Technical Assistance (2017)

 

The Wisconsin Department of Justice (DOJ), through the Governor’s Juvenile Justice Commission (GJJC) is offering Technical Assistance (TA) grants to any tribe, unit of local government, or nonprofit.  Technical Assistance Requests are defined as smaller grants that encompass tasks consistent with the four core requirements of the JJDPA and the GJJC’s three-year plan priorities that will cost $25,000 or less.

 

Eligibility:  Competitive 

3/31/2020

Total: $150,000

Tribal Law Enfrocement Assistance Grant (2020)

 

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

 

Eligibility:  Formula 

11/30/2020

Total: $631,200

County Law Enfrocement Assistance Grant (2020)

 

This grant is available to funds 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.

 

Eligibility:  Formula 

11/30/2020

Total: $190,000

County/Tribal Law Enfrocement Assistance Grant (2020)

 

This grant is available to funds 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. 

 

Eligibility:  Formula 

11/30/2020

Total: $695,000

JAG Drug Task Forces (2018)

 

Funding will be used to support multi-jurisdictional law enforcement drug task forces and projects. Projects will involve federal, state and local drug enforcement agencies and prosecutors aimed at enhancing interagency coordination and intelligence sharing targeting gangs, drugs, firearms and associated criminal investigations.

 

Eligibility:  Non- competitive - Limited Eligibility 

11/11/2019

Total: $1,037,500

VAWA SASP: Direct Services Competitive 2020

 

The purpose of the Sexual Assault Services Formula Program is to provide direct intervention and support services to victims of sexual violence that is culturally relevant and responsive to immediate and long-term needs.

 

Eligibility: Competitive

11/30/2019

Total: $400,000

 

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

 

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