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

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 intended to support the following purpose areas: (1) law enforcement programs; (2) prosecution and court programs, including indigent defense; (3) prevention and education programs; (4) corrections and community corrections programs; (5) drug treatment and enforcement programs; (6) planning, evaluation and technology improvement programs; (7) crime victim and witness programs (other than compensation); and (8) mental health programs and related law enforcement and corrections programs. The Kansas Criminal Justice Coordinating Council provides oversight of the grant program.

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. 

To Apply
Applications are not being accepted at this time.   


Kansas Statewide Strategic Plan

Required Grant Award Trainings Link

Reporting Requirements
2024 JAG Reporting Requirements Document

2024 JAG Reporting Requirements Training PowerPoint

2024 JAG Financial Grant Assurances Webinar Instructions

2024 JAG Reporting Requirements Training Zoom Recording

2024 JAG Civil Rights Training PowerPoint

2024 JAG Grant Assurances Training PowerPoint

2024 JAG Civil Rights and Grant Assurances Training Zoom Recording

2023 JAG Financial Grant Assurances Training PowerPoint

2023 JAG Financial Grant Assurances Zoom Training Video
Press Release
2024 JAG Press Release