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1392 E. Vine Street
Kissimmee, FL 34744

FDLE Justice Assistance Grant (JAG) Program

Osceola County Grant Program Announcement
Fiscal Year 2021 Justice Assistance Grant (JAG) Countywide Program

The Osceola County Board of County Commissioners is seeking grant proposals for the United States Department of Justice Edward Byrne Memorial Justice Assistance Program passed through the Florida Department of Law Enforcement. 

Program, Strategy and Purpose

The purpose of the funding is to address the problems of illegal drug use, violent crimes and improvements to the criminal justice system. The Edward Byrne Memorial Justice Assistance Grant (JAG) Program funds: (1) Law Enforcement Programs; (2) Prosecution and court programs; (3) Prevention and education programs; (4) Corrections and community corrections programs; (5) Drug treatment and enforcement programs; (6) Planning, evaluation, and technology improvement programs; (7) Crime victim and witness programs (other than compensation); and (8) Mental health programs and related law enforcement and corrections programs, including behavioral programs and crisis intervention teams.

Match Requirements

There is no match requirement for this grant.

Contact

Agencies that wish to apply are required to submit the completed application and supporting documents by 4:00pm on Friday, August 19, 2022, to Osceola County Housing and Community Services, 1392 E. Vine Street, Kissimmee, FL  34744.  The application can be found at the bottom of this page.

Presentations to the Substance Abuse Policy Advisory Board will be made on Tuesday, August 23, 2022, at Osceola County Housing and Community Services.  Any questions about the application and presentation format, please contact Dexter Westbrooks II at (407) 742-8472 or email: grants2@osceola.org.