Office of Program Development and Funding
Available Funding Opportunities
The 2017-18 Gun Involved Violence Elimination (GIVE) Initiative RFA is now available. The deadline for applications is 12:00 PM (Noon), Wednesday, February 22, 2017.
Questions about this RFA must be e-mailed to firstname.lastname@example.org no later than Friday, January 27, 2017. Responses to those questions will be posted here on or about Tuesday, January 31, 2017.
Please see the RFA for additional information and instructions.
The 2017-18 Defendant Screening Initiative (DSI) Request for Proposal (RFP) is now available. The deadline for applications is 12:00 PM (Noon), Tuesday, February 14, 2017.
Attachments for DSI RFP:
|DSI RFP Data Table||DSI Needs Screen Instrument Template Answer Sheet|
Questions regarding this RFP must be emailed to ATI.Reemail@example.com no later than Tuesday, January 17, 2017. Responses to the questions will be posted here on or about Friday, January 20, 2017.
The bidder's conference that was held on Thursday, January 12, 2017 at 12:30 PM can be found here: https://meetny.webex.com/meetny/lsr.php?RCID=a988d08ea4184400a5375e126a66eb25
The Ursula Forem Domestic Violence Program Employment Fellowship Request for Proposals (RFP) is now available. The deadline for applications is 12:00 PM (Noon), Friday, February 3, 2017.
All questions regarding requirements contained in this RFP must be submitted in writing (emails are accepted) by 5:00 PM January 13, 2017. A list of responses with their accompanying questions will be posted on or before January 20, 2017. Questions will be accepted via email (Please type Fellowship Program as the subject line) to Joan Faxon or by postal mail to:
|Ursula Forem Domestic Violence Program Employment Fellowship|
|Alfred E. Smith Building|
|80 South Swan Street - Suite 1157|
|Albany, NY 12210|
The DCJS Office of Program Development and Funding (OPDF) is integral in supporting the criminal justice community. OPDF:
- targets funding at specific criminal justice policy issues or geographical locations within New York State to implement federal, gubernatorial or legislative initiatives
- develops policy for new programs to be supported by state and federal funds
- administers applications and requests-for-proposals (RFPs) for State and Federal grant funding
- develops program guidelines to assist grantees in formulating their grant projects in a manner consistent with enabling legislation and regulations
- provides technical assistance to counties and localities to access funding and/or implement programs
- monitors and evaluates grant projects to ensure that grantees implement programs consistent with the terms and conditions of their contracts and to determine if established performance measures are being attained
- disseminates information on model programs to assist localities in replicating best practices, and
- provides resources to grantees for locating, administering and applying for grant-funded programs