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FY 2022 Community-based Approaches to Prevent and Address Hate Crimes

BJA Solicitation Support Webinar Series
Event Dates
Eastern
Location
Online

This webinar will provide details for potential applicants to the Bureau of Justice Assistance (BJA) FY 2022 Community-based Approaches to Prevent and Address Hate Crimes solicitation. The presenter will discuss the purpose and goals of this funding opportunity; review its eligibility requirements; and address frequently asked questions.

Through this opportunity, BJA seeks applications for funding to support comprehensive community-based approaches to addressing hate crimes that promote community awareness and preparedness, increase victim reporting, and improve responses to hate crimes. This program empowers community-based organizations and civil rights organizations to establish community-centered approaches for public awareness, education, and prevention of hate crimes. The program is also designed to develop community-informed model policies, practices, and trainings for law enforcement and prosecution entities regarding how hate crimes are reported, investigated, and prosecuted.

Eligible Applicants:

  • Native American tribal organizations (other than federally recognized tribal governments)
  • Nonprofits having a 501(c)(3) status with the IRS, other than institutions of higher education
  • Nonprofits that do not have a 501(c)(3) status with the IRS, other than institutions of higher education
  • Private institutions of higher education
  • Other: This includes community-based organizations and civil rights organizations that are tribal, nonprofit, for-profit, and academic-based institutions.

Live captioning will be available.

Panelist:

  • Sunny Schnitzer, Policy Advisor, BJA

Date Created: June 17, 2022