U.S. Department of Justice, Office of Community Oriented Policing Services (COPS Office)
04/29/20 7:59 PM EDT
Grants to USA state and local governments, Indian tribes, and agencies to enhance security in schools and on school premises. Funding is intended for a range of school safety measures, such as officer training, local law enforcement coordination, technology acquisition and installation, and other measures that may significantly improve school security.
SVPP will provide funding for the following school safety measures in and around K-12 (primary and secondary) schools and school grounds:
The following school safety measures will be available through the Bureau of Justice Assistance’s (BJA’s) section of the STOP School Violence Act of 2018:
For a list of allowable costs, see: https://cops.usdoj.gov/pdf/2020AwardDocs/svpp/app_guide.pdf#page=11
GrantWatch ID#: 183989
The COPS Office anticipates making an estimated 150 SVPP awards.
Funding requests will be capped at $500,000 per award.
The SVPP award is three years (36 months) in duration. The COPS Office will review reasonable requests made for no-cost time extensions in the event that all funds awarded have not been expended within the three-year award period. SVPP recipients will be provided an opportunity to extend approximately 90 days prior to the award end date. Any extensions granted will be for time only and not for additional funding. Please be advised that all extension requests must be received by the grant period end date.
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
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