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Tribal Youth Program: Coordinated Tribal Assistance Solicitation (CTAS)

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Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance Number: 16.731
Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention, U.S. Department of Justice
Mar 12, 2019

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The Tribal Youth Program (TYP) offers grants to prevent and reduce juvenile delinquency and strengthen a fair and beneficial juvenile justice system response for American Indian and Alaska Native youth.

Priority funding areas include:

  • Prevention services to impact risk factors for delinquency and promote protective factors
  • Prevention, intervention, and treatment for children exposed to violence
  • Development and implementation of tribal best practices and traditional healing methods to support tribal youth
  • Interventions for court-involved tribal youth
  • Intervention and treatment services for children exposed to sex trafficking and/or child exploitation
  • Treatment services for at-risk and high-risk youth
  • Services for youth in detention or out-of-home placement
  • Improvement or establishment of data collection systems

Specific objectives and required deliverables may be found in the application instructions.

This is Purpose Area #9 of the Coordinated Tribal Assistance Solicitation (CTAS). Applicants may choose from 10 purpose areas and submit a single proposal.


Federally-recognized tribes, Alaska native villages, organization(s) acting as the authorized designee of a federally-recognized tribe, and consortia of 2 or more tribes may apply.

Any active Purpose Area #9 awardees that have a period of performance end date on or after June 30, 2020 are not eligible to apply for funds under the FY 2019 CTAS Purpose Area #9.

Geographic coverage
Amount of funding

Award ceiling: $400,000
Expected number of awards: 19
Project period: 3 years
Total funding available: $7,800,000

Application process

Applications must be submitted online through the Office of Justice Programs Grants Management System (GMS).

Office of Justice Programs Applicant Resources

CTAS 2019 Fact Sheet

Recorded webinars are available on the Office of Justice Programs YouTube channel.

Tagged as
Abuse and violence · American Indians, Alaska Natives, and Native Hawaiians · Child welfare · Children and youth · Criminal justice system · Cultural competency · Human services · Wellness, health promotion, and disease prevention

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