Development Grants -FY22

Development Grants - Develop strong agencies & effective responses on crime/safety problems

1. Capacity Building Projects -  Capacity Building Projects provide up to $50,000 over one year for eligible agencies working with foster care youth, previously incarcerated persons, or “Police/Community Relations.” Funds can be used to contract with a non-profit consultant to enhance the agency’s capability to perform daily operations.

2. Planning Projects - Planning Projects provide up to $50,000 over one year for eligible agencies working with foster care youth, previously incarcerated persons, or “Police/Community Relations.” Funds can be used to contract with a research consultant to develop the agency’s strategy and response to a crime/safety problem. 

3. Special Projects - Special Projects provide up to $50,000 over one year to well-qualified and established non-profit agencies that propose to address at least one CCPD Goal. Funds can be used to establish new or expand/improve current programs that are likely to be sustained beyond the project period. 

Important Dates:

     Funding Announcement Date April 1, 2021
     Mandatory Pre-Proposal Conference (Virtual)

April 6, 2021 (1:00 - 3:00 p.m.)
April 8, 2021 (1:00 - 3:00 p.m.)
April 13, 2021 (1:00 - 3:00 p.m.)
April 15, 2021 (1:00 - 3:00 p.m.)

April 22, 2021 (1:00 - 3:00 p.m.)
April 27, 2021 (1:00 - 3:00 p.m.)

     Applications Due May 12, 2021 by 11:59 p.m. CST
     Notification of Awards August 2021
     Projected State Date October 1, 2021

 Documents and Links:
     - Development Grants Request for Proposal
     - Link to online application: https://www.zoomgrants.com/zgf/CCPD_DevelopmentGrants
     - Capacity Building & Planning Contract Template
     - Special Projects Contract Template
     - Questions and Answers: Updated Weekly
     - Funding Summary

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