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  • FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
  • THURSDAY, APRIL 1, 2010
  • WWW.OJP.GOV
  • Office of Justice Programs
  • Contact: Starr Small
  • (202) 514-9870

JUSTICE DEPARTMENT ANNOUNCES WEB-BASED RESOURCE
FOR CRIMINAL JUSTICE FIELD

WASHINGTON - The Department of Justice's Office of Justice Programs (OJP) today announced the availability of a new online resource for prospective grantees. OJP Grants 101 features step-by-step guidance on how to apply for funding.

"We hope OJP Grants 101 will provide practical, Web-based assistance to our partners in the field," said OJP Assistant Attorney General Laurie O. Robinson. "This is part of OJP's commitment to make the grant application process more accessible and transparent."

OJP Grants 101 provides:

OJP Grants 101 is available online at: www.ojp.gov/grants101.

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The Office of Justice Programs (OJP), headed by Assistant Attorney General Laurie O. Robinson, provides federal leadership in developing the nationís capacity to prevent and control crime, administer justice, and assist victims. OJP has seven components: the Bureau of Justice Assistance; the Bureau of Justice Statistics; the National Institute of Justice; the Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention; the Office for Victims of Crime; the Community Capacity Development Office, and the Office of Sex Offender Sentencing, Monitoring, Apprehending, Registering, and Tracking. More information about OJP can be found at http://www.ojp.gov.