Children of Incarcerated Parents Web Portal

 

The purpose of this project is to provide support for the development and enhancement of a publically accessible internet website that will consolidate information regarding federal resources, grant opportunities, best and promising practices, and ongoing government initiatives that address and support children of incarcerated parents and their caregivers.

General information about this opportunity
Last Known Status
Active
Program Number
16.832
Federal Agency/Office
Agency: Department of Justice
Office: Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention
Type(s) of Assistance Offered
Project Grants
Program Accomplishments
Not Applicable.
Authorization
Pub. L. No. 113-235; 128 Stat. 2130, 2193.
Who is eligible to apply/benefit from this assistance?
Applicant Eligibility
Funds may be used for an arry of activities designed to developing a new or enhancing and existing web site that would accomplish the goals of the program.
Beneficiary Eligibility
the ultimate beneficiaries of this program are specialized service providers who can provide services to youth, incarcerated parents, and the communities.
Credentials/Documentation
Regarding the question below relating to the applicability of 2 CFR 200, Subpart E – Cost Principles: The cost principles are generally applicable, except with respect to for-profit entities or to organizations listed at Appendix VIII to 2 CFR Part 200. 2 CFR 200, Subpart E - Cost Principles applies to this program.
What is the process for applying and being award this assistance?
Pre-Application Procedure
Preapplication coordination is required. Environmental impact information is not required for this program. This program is excluded from coverage under E.O. 12372.
Application Procedure
2 CFR 200, Uniform Administrative Requirements, Cost Principles, and Audit Requirements for Federal Awards applies to this program.
Award Procedure
Applicants must submit completed applications via the Office of Justice Programs, Grants Management System or through grants.gov following established criteria. The receipt, review, and analysis of applications will follow Office of Justice Programs policies and procedures for the administration of grant applications.
Deadlines
Contact the headquarters or regional office, as appropriate, for application deadlines.
Approval/Disapproval Decision Time
From 60 to 90 days.
Appeals
From 60 to 90 days. For statutory formula awards, see 28 C.F.R. Part 18. There are no appeal rights for rejection of a discretionary application, but for discretionary awards, see 28 C.F.R. Part 18.
Renewals
From 60 to 90 days. Contact the program office for renewal information.
How are proposals selected?
Applications are judged according to their consistency with the policies and program priorities established by the Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention Act. Specific criteria are published in the individual program announcement. Applications undergo a competitive peer review process as outlined in the OJJDP Competition and Peer Review Policy, 28 CFR Part 34.
How may assistance be used?
Funds can be used for developing a new or enhancing and existing web site that would accomplish the goals of the program . YES, all funds are discretionary. A competitive process will be used to award the funds.
What are the requirements after being awarded this opportunity?
Reporting
No program reports are required. No cash reports are required. Progress Reports are required semi-annually. Quarterly Federal Financial Reports as well as reporting to the Performance Measures System. No cash reports are required. Recipients are required to submit semi-annual process reports. Recipients are required to submit quarterly financial reports. To assist in fulfilling the Departments responsibilities under the Government Performance and Results Act of 1993 (GPRA), Public Law 103-62, and GPRA Modernization Act of 2010, Public Law 111-352, recipients must provide data that measures the results of their work. Recipients are required to submit quarterly financial reports. To assist in fulfilling the Deaprtments reponsililities under the Government Performance and Results Act of 1993 (GPRA), Public Law 103-62, and GPRA Mondernization Act of 2010, Public Law 111-352, recipients must provide data that measures the results of their work.
Auditing
In accordance with the provisions of 2 CFR 200, Subpart F - Audit Requirements, non-Federal entities that expend financial assistance of $750,000 or more in Federal awards will have a single or a program-specific audit conducted for that year. Non-Federal entities that expend less than $750,000 a year in Federal awards are exempt from Federal audit requirements for that year, except as noted in 2 CFR 200.503. In accordance with the provisions of 2 CFR 200, Subpart F - Audit Requirements, non-Federal entities that expend financial assistance of $750,000 or more in Federal awards will have a single or a program-specific audit conducted for that year. Non-Federal entities that expend less than $750,000 a year in Federal awards are exempt from Federal audit requirements for that year, except as noted in 2 CFR 200.503. See 2 CFR 200 for audit requirements.
Records
See 2 C.F.R . § 200.334 for the government-wide requirements for retention requirements for records.
Other Assistance Considerations
Formula and Matching Requirements
Statutory formulas are not applicable to this program.
Matching requirements are not applicable to this program.
MOE requirements are not applicable to this program.
Length and Time Phasing of Assistance
Awards generally range from 12 to 36 months. Method of awarding/releasing assistance: lump sum.
Who do I contact about this opportunity?
Regional or Local Office
None.
Headquarters Office
Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention
810 7th Street, NW, Washington , District of Columbia 20531
, Washington , District of Columbia 20531 Phone: 2025145335
Website Address
http://www.ojjdp.gov
Financial Information
Account Identification
15-0404-0-1-121.
Obligations
(Salaries) FY 14 $2,000,000; FY 15 est $5,000,000; and FY 16 est $5,000,000
Range and Average of Financial Assistance
award amounts vary according to solicitaiton.
Regulations, Guidelines and Literature
Office of Justice Programs’ Financial Guide (www.ojp.usdoj.gov/financialguide/index.htm ) and Post award Instructions (www.ojp.usdoj.gov/funding/pdfs/post_award_instructions.pdf), applicable OMB Circulars, and Department of Justice regulations applicable to specific types of grantees, which can be found in title 28 of the Code of Federal Regulations (28 C.F.R.).
Examples of Funded Projects
Not Applicable.

 



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