Pennsylvania Commission on Crime and Delinquency (PCCD)
10/15/21 11:59 PM
Grants and in-kind support to Pennsylvania community-based organizations, IHEs, local governments, and district attorneys to address community violence across the state. The purpose of the program is to provide funding and technical assistance to support preventative measures and effective local intervention to stop gun and group violence in areas experiencing high rates of violent crime within Pennsylvania.
For the purposes of this funding announcement, ‘community violence’ is defined as intentional interpersonal violence (e.g., gun violence, group-related violence) in areas of Pennsylvania with high rates of violent crime using Uniform Crime Report offense data or similar local crime statistics.
Awards are tiered toward the applicant’s size and service area. NOTE: As this is a competitive application process, it is incumbent on the applicant to select the proper category.
Grants and technical assistance are to align with the list of eligible activities included in Section 1306-B(j)(22) of the Public School Code, which can be found here:
GrantWatch ID#: 198478
Awards will range from maximum budgets of $50,000 to $2,000,000.
Awards are tiered toward the applicant’s size and service area.
- Category 1: Small-sized organizations
Maximum: $50,000 for 2-year budget ($25,000 per year)
- Category 2: Small-to-mid-sized organizations
Maximum: $150,000 for 2-year budget ($75,000 per year)
- Category 3: Mid-sized organizations
Maximum: $500,000 for 2-year budget ($250,000 per year)
- Category 4: Large organizations
Maximum: $2 million for 2-year budget ($1 million per year)
- Category 5: “Umbrella” organizations
“Umbrella” organizations are eligible for up to 33% on top of the collective budgets of the organizations they are supporting (for an explanation, see page 2 of the Funding Announcement in Supporting Documents below).
Contingent upon availability of funds, applications awarded will be 24-month projects and have a start date of January 1, 2022 and an end date of December 31, 2023.
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
Apply online: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/2021_VIP_Initial_Request_Form
Questions regarding this initial request can be sent to RA-PCCD_ExecutiveOfc@pa.gov.
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