BJA FY 13 Smart Policing Initiative


This FY 2013 Smart Policing Initiative (SPI) grant program seeks to build upon analysis-driven, evidence-based policing by encouraging state, local, and tribal law enforcement agencies to develop effective, economical, and innovative responses to crime within their jurisdictions. This program is funded under the Edward Byrne Memorial Competitive Grant Program (Byrne Competitive Program). The Byrne Competitive Program helps local communities improve the functioning and capacity of state and local criminal justice systems and provides for national support efforts including training and technical assistance programs strategically targeted to address local needs.

General information about this opportunity
Last Known Status
Deleted 03/16/2013 (Archived.)
Program Number
Federal Agency/Office
Agency: Department of Justice
Office: Office of Justice Programs
Type(s) of Assistance Offered
Who is eligible to apply/benefit from this assistance?
Applicant Eligibility
Applicants are limited to state, local, and tribal law enforcement agencies or a government agency acting as fiscal agent for the applicant.
What is the process for applying and being award this assistance?
Other Assistance Considerations
Formula and Matching Requirements
This program does not have cost sharing or matching requirements.
Who do I contact about this opportunity?
Headquarters Office
For technical assistance with submitting a concept paper, contact the Customer Support Hotline at 800-518-4726 or via e-mail to
Website Address
E-mail Address
Financial Information
Range and Average of Financial Assistance
Awards up to $700,000.00


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