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DOJ:Byrne Criminal Justice Innovation Training and Technical Assistance Program BJA-2015-4159

The purpose of this FY 2015 competitive grant announcement is to select one provider to deliver a wide range of training and technical assistance (TTA) services to communities participating in the Byrne Criminal Justice Innovation (BCJI) Program. These services include, but are not limited to, helping neighborhoods build cross-sector partnerships; implementing effective data-driven or innovative place-based revitalization strategies; engaging local residents as equal and important stakeholders; build and increase trust between communities and the police; and collaborating with research partners to collect, analyze, and aid the sites in ongoing use of data to enhance program management and to sustain their strategies, and other matters relevant to the purposes of the BCJI Program.

USC may only submit one application in response to this program announcement. Your application submission MUST be coordinated with the Office of the Vice President for Research. Please send a two page abstract via email to Richard White ( by April 9, 2015. In addition to the 2-page abstract, you should also submit a biosketch for the PI.

DOJ indicates that a letter of intent is NOT REQUIRED and a full proposal is due by May 4, 2015 . For more information:

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