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Application for FDLE Justice Assistance Grant (JAG) for Fiscal Year 2020-2021

Published on: Apr 22, 2020

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

JAG funds can be used for state and local initiatives, technical assistance, training, personnel, equipment, supplies, contractual support, and information systems for criminal justice for any one or more of the following purpose areas: (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.

Application Deadline

Agencies that wish to apply for these funds are required to submit the completed application and supporting documents by the application deadline of 4:00 p.m. on Friday, May 22, 2020 to Osceola County Human Services, 330 N. Beaumont Avenue, Kissimmee, FL 34741. Questions regarding this funding opportunity must be submitted in writing and emailed to grants2@osceola.org.

Presentations to the Substance Abuse Policy Advisory Board will be made on Monday, June 1, 2020 at Osceola County Human Services. Pelase refer to the application document attached for details on the required presentation format.