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Supporting Children of Incarcerated Parents Through Mentorship Programs

May 25, 2024 at 11:00 pm by Amanda Lai

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Grant Opportunity: The U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ), Office of Justice Programs (OJP), Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention (OJJDP) is now accepting proposals for their Mentoring for Children of Incarcerated Parents grant. This program funds the implementation and delivery of group, one-on-one, community, or school-based mentoring services that promote family engagement among children of incarcerated parents.

Eligibility: Eligible applicants include Native American tribal governments or organizations, nonprofit 501(c)(3) organizations, or independent school districts. Organizations must have been active for at least one year prior to applying.

Grant Amount and Grant Period: The maximum award amount is $400,000 with a grant period of 36 months.

Applications Due: June 24th, 2024

For more information: Click here for the full request for proposal. In addition, an informational video can be viewed here.

Brockport Research Institute is a NYS certified woman-owned business enterprise that provides grant-writing, evaluation, project management, and professional learning services.  If you or your organization are interested in this grant and want to know how Brockport Research Institute can help, please reach out to us at or 1585-431-3416. Brockport Research Institute is not affiliated with this grant program or the U.S. Department of Justice.