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Chidsey Consulting provides funding research and grant assessment services tailored to meet the specific needs of each client. As the development of a quality grant proposal requires a client's commitment of time and resources, Chidsey Consulting carefully assesses each funding opportunity to determine if it is a "good fit" for the client.

As a free service to criminal justice and public safety-related professionals, Chidsey Consulting has identified the following grant opportunities of potential interest to this community.

Byrne Program Mini-Grant Initiative
Massachusetts Executive Office of Public Safety Programs Division
The intent of this funding cycle is to support innovative projects that will increase juvenile justice services and/or promote delinquency prevention. Funds may also be requested for planning purposes if the pre-applicant has identified a problem, but needs funding support to complete a thorough assessment of the proposed problem and develop a cooperative, comprehensive implementation plan.
Pre-Application Deadline: January 24, 2005
Full Application Deadline: February 28, 2005
Maximum Award Amount: $50,000
Matching Requirement: 25% of the total project cost (i.e., federal + match)
Number of Awards Made: Four
Eligibility: Local units of government and state agencies. Note: Grantees not currently receiving funding from EOPS will be given priority consideration.

Transitional Housing Assistance
U.S. Department of Justice, Violence Against Women Office
Grants made under this program shall support programs which provide assistance to individuals who are in need of transitional housing or housing assistance as a result of fleeing a situation of domestic violence, and for whom emergency shelter services or other crisis intervention services are unavailable or insufficient.
Letter of Intent Deadline: January 20, 2005
Application Deadline: February 17, 2005
Maximum Award Amount: $175,000 (recommended)
Matching Requirement: None
Number of Awards Made: Not public
Eligibility: States, units of local government, Indian tribes and other private organizations.

Youth Violence Prevention through Community-Level Change
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
This program will provide funding for a cooperative agreement to assess the efficacy or effectiveness of interventions designed to change community characteristics and social processes to reduce rates of youth violence perpetration and victimization. Recipients are expected to implement and conduct an evaluation of an intervention that targets modifiable community-level variables that have been shown to increase the risk of youth violence and/or enhance the protective factors that decrease the risk of youth violence.
Letter of Intent Deadline: January 31, 2005
Application Deadline: March 30, 2005
Maximum Award Amount: $600,000
Matching Requirement: None
Number of Awards Made: Two
Eligibility: Public and private nonprofit organizations, for profit organizations, and government agencies

Technical Assistance Grants
U.S. Department of Justice, State Justice Institute
Technical Assistance Grants are awarded to State and local courts and court associations to obtain the assistance of outside experts in diagnosing, developing, and implementing a response to a particular problem in a jurisdiction.
Application Deadline: Proposal letters accepted any time. Applicants submitting letters between January 8 and February 25, 2005 will be notified by June 10, 2005; those submitting letters between February 26> and June 3, 2005 will be notified by August 19, 2005; and those submitting letters between June 4 and September 23, 2005 will be notified by December 2, 2005.
Maximum Award Amount: $30,000
Matching Requirement: 50% of the grant request
Number of Awards Made: A total of $300,000 is available.
Eligibility: State courts, local courts, court associations.
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