Fiscal Year 2023 Federal Grant Solicitations

The following FY23 grant solicitations are now available. Check back regularly as new solicitations open!

Below you will find all the information you need to prepare your applications, including deadlines, links to preparation webinars, and links to apply. Please check program eligibility before applying.

Note: "Adult treatment courts" can include adult drug treatment courts, tribal healing to wellness courts, DWI courts, and co-occurring courts. Check each solicitation for the specific types of adult treatment courts that are eligible to apply.

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Solicitations Overview

Agency/TypeDeadlineGrantAmount (up to)
SAMHSA: Adult, FamilyMarch 6Expansion$400,000 per year per award (up to $2,000,000 total)
BJA: AdultGrants.gov: April 11, JustGrants: April 18Implementation, Enhancement, StatewideImplementation: $900,000 for 48 months, Enhancement: $1 million for 48 months, Statewide: $2.5 million for 48 months
BJA: VeteransComing soonComing soonComing soon
OJJDP: FamilyComing soonComing soonComing soon
OJJDP: JuvenileComing soonComing soonComing soon

Webinar Registrations and Recordings (must pre-register)

BJA Adult Treatment Court Solicitation
BJA will host a webinar for the adult treatment court solicitation on Wednesday, February 15 at 2:30 p.m. ET. Click here to register.

Solicitation Details

Expand Treatment Capacity With SAMHSA Funds

The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) has released its solicitation for treatment courts. The program’s purpose is to expand substance use disorder treatment and recovery support services in existing treatment courts. The population of focus is adults diagnosed with a substance use disorder as their primary condition.

Deadline:

  • March 6, 2023

About the Grant Program

This grant program is for state, local, or tribal entities seeking funding to expand treatment in their existing adult or family treatment court program.

  • Award amount: Up to $400,000 per year per award
  • Award period: Up to 5 years

LEARN MORE AND APPLY

All applicants must register with NIH’s eRA Commons to submit an application. This process takes up to six weeks. If you are interested in applying for this opportunity, you must start the registration process immediately. See Appendix A on page 37 for registration information.

BJA Adult Treatment Court Discretionary Grant Solicitation

The U.S. Department of Justice Bureau of Justice Assistance (BJA) announced its Adult Treatment Court Discretionary Grant Program for FY 2023. The grant program provides financial and technical assistance to states, state courts, local courts, units of local government, and Native American tribal governments to enhance the operations of existing treatment courts or to implement new treatment courts. Treatment court models eligible for funding include adult drug treatment courts, co-occurring courts, DWI/DUI courts, and tribal healing to wellness courts.

Deadlines:

  • Grants.gov deadline: April 11, 2023 8:59 p.m. ET
  • JustGrants deadline: April 18, 2023 8:59 p.m. ET

Applicants are required to complete a two-step submission process; more information can be found on page three of the Notice of Funding Opportunity.

Webinar: (Registration required)

  • BJA will host a webinar to assist with applications on February 15, 2023 at 2:30 p.m. ET. Click here to register.

About the Grant Program

The Adult Treatment Court Discretionary Grant Program is designed to support adult drug treatment courts, co-occurring courts, DWI/DUI courts, and tribal healing to wellness courts in the following categories:

Category 1: Planning and Implementation Grants

  • Award amount: $900,000 each
  • Award period: 48 months

Category 2: Enhancement Grants

  • Award amount: $1,000,000 each
  • Award period: 48 months

Category 3: Statewide Grants

  • Award amount: $2,500,000 each
  • Award period: 48 months

LEARN MORE AND APPLY

Additional Information for Applicants

New this year: Recent data highlighted in the "Painting the Current Picture: A National Report on the Treatment Courts in the United States: Highlights and Insights" publication demonstrate a need to address equity and inclusion in treatment courts. In the proposal narrative, BJA requires applicants to describe a plan to collect and examine access and retention data to identify and eliminate disparities that exist for race, color, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, or disability in admission protocols or elsewhere in the adult treatment court program. The plan may include use of the NADCP Equity and Inclusion Assessment Toolkit or incorporate the American University Racial and Ethnic Disparities (RED) Program Assessment Tool.

Like last year, grant applicants must comply with Executive Order 13929 Safe Policing for Safe Communities. See the grant solicitation for details on complying with the order.

For technical assistance with submitting the SF-424 and SF-LLL in Grants.gov, contact the Grants.gov Customer Support Hotline at 800-518-4726 or email support@grants.gov. For technical assistance with submitting the full application in DOJ’s Justice Grants System, contact the JustGrants Service Desk at 833-872-5175 or email JustGrants.Support@usdoj.gov.

The solicitation for FY23 has not been released. Below is an overview of last year's solicitation.

FY 2022 Veterans Treatment Court Discretionary Grant Solicitation

The U.S. Department of Justice Bureau of Justice Assistance (BJA) announced its Veterans Treatment Court Discretionary Grant Program for fiscal year 2022. The grant program provides financial and technical assistance to states, state courts, local courts, units of local government, and Native American tribal governments to implement and enhance the operations of veterans treatment courts.

Deadlines:

Applicants are required to complete a two-step submission process; more information can be found on page four of the Notice of Funding Opportunity.

  • Grants.gov deadline: May 20, 2022, 8:59 p.m. EST
  • JustGrants deadline: May 25, 2022, 8:59 p.m. EST

Webinars: (Registration requires)

  • BJA will host a webinar assist with applications at 1:00 p.m. on April 26
  • Register here

About the Grant Program

The Veterans Treatment Court Discretionary Grant Program will support the following categories for funding:

Category 1: Planning and Implementation Grants

  • Award amount: $700,000 each
  • Award period: 48 months

Category 2: Enhancement Grants

  • Award amount: $750,000 each
  • Award period: 48 months

Category 3: Statewide Grants

  • Award amount: $2,000,000 each
  • Award period: 48 months

LEARN MORE AND APPLY

Additional Information for Applicants

Like last year, grant applicants must comply with Executive Order 13929 Safe Policing for Safe Communities. See the grant solicitation for details on complying with the order.

For technical assistance with submitting the SF-424 and SF-LLL in Grants.gov, contact the Grants.gov Customer Support Hotline at 800-518-4726 or email support@grants.gov.

For technical assistance with submitting the full application in DOJ’s Justice Grants System, contact the JustGrants Service Desk at 833-872-5175 or email JustGrants.Support@usdoj.gov.

The solicitation for FY23 has not been released. Below is an overview of last year's solicitation.

Juvenile Drug Treatment Court Program

FY22 funding is available to enhance operational juvenile drug treatment courts by implementing evidence-based practices from the Juvenile Drug Treatment Court Guidelines.

Deadlines:

  • May 25, 2022: The SF-242 and SF-LLL must be submitted to Grants.gov.
  • June 8, 2022: The full application must be submitted to JustGrants.

Webinar (registration required):

  • OJJDP will host a webinar to assist with applications on 2:00 p.m. May 9, 2022.
  • Register here.

About the Grant Program

Category 1: Juvenile Drug Treatment Court Statewide Program

  • Award amount: $1,100,000 each
  • Award period: 48 months

Category 2: Juvenile Drug Treatment Court Enhancement Program -

  • Award amount: $750,000 each
  • Award period: 48 months

Additional Information for Applicants
Like last year, grant applicants must comply with Executive Order 13929 Safe Policing for Safe Communities. See the grant solicitation for details on complying with the order.

For technical assistance with Grants.gov, contact the Grants.gov Customer Support Hotline at 800-518-4726 or 606-545-5035 or support@grants.gov.

For technical assistance with the Justice Grants System (JustGrants), contact the JustGrants Service Desk at 833-872-5175 or JustGrants.Support@usdoj.gov.

The solicitation for FY23 has not been released. Below is an overview of last year's solicitation.

Family Treatment Court Program

The U.S. Department of Justice Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention (OJJDP) is seeking applications for funding under the FY 2022 Family Treatment Court Program. The grant program provides financial and technical assistance to states, state courts, local courts, units of local government, and Native American tribal governments.

Deadlines: Applicants must meet two deadlines as part of a new two-step application process:

  • May 25, 2022: The SF-242 and SF-LLL must be submitted to Grants.gov.
  • June 8, 2022: The full application must be submitted to JustGrants.

Webinar: (Registration required)

  • OJJDP will host a webinar to assist with applications on 11:00 a.m. May 9, 2022.
  • Register here.

About the Grant Program

FY22 funding is available to establish or enhance family treatment courts by implementing evidence-based practices from the Family Treatment Court Best Practice Standards.

Category 1: Establishing New Family Treatment Courts.

  • Award amount: $740,000 each
  • Award period: 36 months

Category 2: Enhancing Family Treatment Courts

  • Award amount: $820,000 each
  • Award period: 36 months

Additional Information for Applicants
Like last year, grant applicants must comply with Executive Order 13929 Safe Policing for Safe Communities. See the grant solicitation for details on complying with the order.

For technical assistance with Grants.gov, contact the Grants.gov Customer Support Hotline at 800-518-4726 or 606-545-5035 or support@grants.gov.

For technical assistance with the Justice Grants System (JustGrants), contact the JustGrants Service Desk at 833-872-5175 or JustGrants.Support@usdoj.gov.