U.S. Department of Justice - Office of Community Oriented Policing Services (COPS Office)
03/11/20 7:59 PM EDT
Grants to USA governmental and tribal law enforcement agencies to support innovative projects that will strengthen the security of local communities. Funding is intended for a wide range of projects that offer creative solutions to crime fighting, problem solving, community engagement, or organizational changes.
Applicants are invited to propose demonstration or pilot projects to be implemented in their agency that offer creative ideas to support community policing in one of the following areas:
The 2020 CPD Microgrants program will fund projects that develop knowledge, increase awareness of effective community policing strategies, increase the skills and abilities of law enforcement and community partners, increase the number of law enforcement agencies and relevant stakeholders using proven community policing practices, and institutionalize community policing practice in routine business.
Proposals should be responsive to the topic selected, significantly advance the field of community policing, and demonstrate an understanding of community policing as it pertains to the application topic. Applicants must identify specific program goals that will be directly accomplished if awarded CPD Microgrants funding.
Applicants are strongly encouraged to submit an application that shows partnerships with key organizations including institutions of higher education and nonprofit organizations in order to build strong working relationships.
Budget requests may be made in the following categories:
GrantWatch ID#: 187925
Budget requests should be no more than $100,000 per application and applicants are encouraged to be conservative in their budget proposals. The award floor is $10,000.
CPD Microgrants awards will have a performance period of 12 months in duration.
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
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