Through a cooperative agreement between BJA and Impact Justice

Competitive Funding Opportunities

The PRC had two funding opportunities available at various levels. Check back here for updates on these funding opportunities and for information on future funding opportunities.

Competitive Announcement to Secure Prison Rape Elimination Act PREA Communications and Resource Development Mini-Grants

The intent of this solicitation is to provide funds for communications activities (dialogue, education, and mobilization) and resource development efforts of national or regional scope impacting sexual abuse in confinement and/or the implementation and sustainability of the Prison Rape Elimination Act (PREA) standards. Funded deliverable types include convenings or sponsored collaboration, publications, or other outreach activities. Applications will be accepted and reviewed on a rolling basis until the funds are expended, with initial funding reviews beginning Friday, July 14, 2017. The rolling application will allow time to develop innovative concepts and/or support opportunities as they arise. Although applicants are permitted to submit more than one application, each applicant is eligible for a maximum of three awards under this solicitation.

This application closed on August 31, 2017.

Technical Assistance Grant to Address Advanced, Intractable Problems and Issues with Sustaining Robust Sexually Safe Cultures and Compliance with PREA Standards

Proposed uses of funds from this solicitation are limited to projects that support continued compliance with the PREA standards and sustainability of organizational cultures that ensure and enhance sexual safety. Proposals should address unique needs, intractable special issues, or creative ideas in jurisdictions directly related to continued and enhanced PREA compliance and robust cultures of sexual safety. This application closed on August 16, 2017.