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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OJJDP Reducing Risk for Girls in the Juvenile Justice System


This funding opportunity will support the Milwaukee County Department Health and Human Services’ Division of Youth and Family Services (DYFS) to contract with the Center for Youth Engagement to deliver gender-specific prevention and early-intervention services, technical assistance, and advocacy described in the approved program narrative submitted to the Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention (OJJDP).


Eligibility: Non-Competitve


Total: $382,500

Juvenile Justice Positive Youth Development: Mentoring Programs

This funding opportunity will support counties, tribes, any unit of local government, and/or nonprofit organizations in implementing new, or enhancing existing positive youth development and mentoring initiatives for youth involved or at-risk of involvement in the juvenile justice system.


Eligibility: Competitive, non-scoring (first come, first served)


Total: $152,040


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 


Title II Vision Mission Three - Year Plan


Title II Vision Mission Three - Year Plan 2018 - 2020