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Overview of OJP Grants and Funding

Over the past 10 years, OJP has provided 52,000 funding awards to the criminal justice community totaling more than $26 billion. In Fiscal Year (FY) 2009, OJP awarded 4,900 grants totaling more than $2.5 billion. In FY 2009, OJP also awarded an additional 3,883 Recovery Act grants totaling more than $2.74 billion to state and local and tribal law enforcement and community organizations.

Most of OJP’s funding programs are highly competitive; we receive hundreds of grant proposals for the same funding opportunities. Our Grants 101 site will help you navigate the process.

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