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Federal Edward J. Byrne Memorial Justice Assistance Grant (JAG)

Purpose
The purpose of the JAG grant program is to assist state and local units of government and tribes in supporting a broad range of activities to prevent and control crime based on state and local needs and conditions. JAG funds are used for the following purpose areas: (1) law enforcement programs; (2) prosecution and court programs; (3) prevention and education programs; (4) corrections and community corrections programs; (5) drug treatment programs; (6) planning, evaluation and technology improvement programs; (7) crime victim and witness programs. The grant program is administered by the Kansas Criminal Justice Coordinating Council.

Eligible Applicants

State and local units of governments, Native American tribes and nonprofit and faith based organizations.

Funding Source

U.S. Department of Justice, Office of Justice Programs, Bureau of Justice Assistance.

Notice of Public Comment for FFY2017 Bryne JAG Grant

Kansas has prepared the FFY 2017 Federal Edward Byrne Memorial Justice Assistance Grant (JAG) Program application that will be submitted to the US Department of Justice, Office of Justice Programs, Bureau of Justice Assistance no later than August 25, 2017.  This document is pending final approval by the Kansas Criminal Justice Coordinating Council.  The application is currently available for public comment through August 18, 2017.  If you would like to comment on the application, please send comments to Earl Glase at earl.glase@ks.gov.

Please note that the Kansas Governor’s Grants Program anticipates the 2018 JAG solicitation to be released at the end of August.

You may find the draft document: DRAFT FFY2017 JAG Application for Public Comment. 

Reports

2015-2018 State Strategy

2015 Grant Awards

To Apply
Applications are not being accepted at this time.  Archived solicitations.