Office of Program Development and Funding
Available Funding Opportunities
***REVISED*** The Ursula Forem Domestic Violence Program Employment Fellowship Request for Proposals (RFP) is now available. The REVISED deadline for applications is 12:00 PM (Noon), Friday, February 17, 2017.
Please use the following link for access to the Questions and Answers on the above referenced RFP: http://opdv.ny.gov/foremfellowship-rfp/q-a.html
The 2017-2018 SNUG Neighborhood Violence Prevention Project Request for Proposals (RFP) is now available. The deadline for applications is 12:00 PM (Noon), Friday, February 24, 2017.
The questions received regarding the SNUG Neighborhood Violence Prevention Project through Monday, January 30, 2017, along with their accompanying answers, are available here.
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 email@example.com 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 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