April 8, 2015

Drug Court Funding Available for Local Governments and Courts

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The Bureau of Justice Assistance (BJA), U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) has released its 2015 solicitation for the Drug Court Discretionary Grant program. This program provides funding to state, local and tribal governments and courts looking to implement, improve, enhance, or expand drug court services.

Eligible drug court models include:

Adult Drug CourtsDriving While Intoxicated (DWI)/Driving Under the Influence (DUI) CourtsCo-Occurring Courts where those participants possess a substance abuse related charge and diagnosisVeterans Treatment CourtsTribal Healing to Wellness Courts

Court programs that combine or propose to combine drug court models with other court programs or dockets are also eligible for funding.

Applications are due by 11:59 p.m. eastern time on April 16, 2015 and must be submitted through Grants.gov. Applicants must register with Grants.gov prior to submitting an application.

View the full grant call and requirements.


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The acronyms DUI, DWI, OMVI and OVI all refer to the same thing: operating a vehicle under the influence of alcohol or drugs. The most commonly used terms are DUI, an acronym for Driving Under the Influence, and DWI, an acronym for Driving While Impaired.
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