Skip to main content

STOP School Violence Prevention and Mental Health Training Program

This funding record is inactive. Please see the program website or contact the program sponsor to determine if this program is currently accepting applications or will open again in the future.

 
Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance Number: 16.839
Sponsors
Bureau of Justice Assistance, U.S. Department of Justice
Deadlines
Jul 23, 2018
Contact

Office of Justice Programs Response Center:
grants@ncjrs.gov
800.851.3420
Web chat

Purpose

The STOP School Violence Prevention and Mental Health Training Program provides funding to support efforts by state and local units of government and federally recognized tribes to prevent and reduce school violence.

Required project deliverables include:

  • Training sessions for teachers and school personnel designed to prevent student violence
  • Education sessions for students with the intent to prevent violence
  • Training sessions for school officials related to responding to related mental health crises that may precipitate violent attacks on school grounds
  • Documentation of all training and education sessions conducted under the award

This opportunity is related to the STOP School Violence Threat Assessment and Technology Reporting Program.

Eligibility

Eligible applicants are:

  • States
  • Units of local government
  • Federally recognized tribes

Applicants may use the grant to contract with or make subawards to one or more:

  • Local educational agencies
  • Nonprofit organizations, excluding schools
  • Units of local government or tribal organizations
Geographic coverage
Nationwide
Amount of funding

Award amounts by category:

  • Category 1:
    • For states with a population larger than 5,000,000
    • Award ceiling - $1,000,000
    • Number of awards - 6
  • Category 2:
    • For states with a population fewer than 5,000,000
    • Award ceiling - $500,000
    • Number of awards - 8
  • Category 3:
    • For an urban area or large county with a population larger than 500,000
    • Award ceiling - $500,000
    • Number of awards - 18
  • Category 4:
    • For a suburban area or medium-sized county with a population between 100,000-500,000
    • Award ceiling - $250,000
    • Number of awards - 16
  • Category 5:
    • For rural areas or small counties with a population less than 100,000
    • Award ceiling - $150,000
    • Number of awards - 16
  • Category 6:
    • For federally recognized tribes
    • Award ceiling - $100,000
    • Number of awards - 6

Project period: 3 years
Estimated number of awards: 70
Estimated total program funding: $26,000,000

A 25% non-federal match is required.

Application process

Links to the full announcement and online application process are available through grants.gov.

Tagged as
Abuse and violence · American Indians, Alaska Natives, and Native Hawaiians · Children and youth · Mental health · Schools



For complete information about funding programs, including your application status, please contact funders directly. Summaries are provided for your convenience only. RHIhub does not take part in application processes or monitor application status.