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Funding Opportunity: Bridging Research and Practice Project to Advance Juvenile Justice and Safety

Agencies & Departments : 
Department of Justice, Office of Justice Programs, Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention

Application Deadline: May 28, 2015

The Bridge Project (PDF, 29 pages) will help build a nexus between research and practice in juvenile justice through the development of tools and resources that will advance the understanding, translation, and application of research and research-based strategies. Resources and strategies should address four primary components of the juvenile justice system: (1) prevention and diversion, (2) community-based alternatives to placement, (3) detention and secure confinement, and (4) reentry. Learn more (PDF, 29 pages).