2013 Violence Prevention Programs



Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention (OJJDP)
Request for Applications
2013 Violence Prevention Programs


Funding Announcement and Guidelines (.pdf)

The applications must be electronically submitted in the PCCD Egrants System.

Announcement Date:  March 8, 2013
Deadline for application submission:  April 4, 2013

Late submissions and materials not received in Egrants will not be considered.


Agencies eligible for participation:

Entities eligible to apply include:  Any unit of local government such as County Commissioners on behalf of a county department, cities, boroughs, townships, school districts or any non-profit agency.

Contact Person:
Due to the highly competitive nature of these grants, PCCD Program Staff will not be able to answer questions about how an applicant should respond to any particular section of the application.  PCCD Program Staff may only field questions to clarify the funding announcement.  All questions must be sent by email to Ms. Wendy Poston at wposton@pa.gov.  In order for all potential applicants to benefit from this process, answers will be available to all parties who register to receive them through the email process.  Applicants may register any time after March 8, 2013 by providing an email address to Ms. Poston at the link above.  Registration will remain open until 4:00 p.m. April 3, 2013.  Answers will be sent by email to registered individuals on a regular basis through close of business on April 4, 2013.

Questions concerning the Egrants system should be made directly to the Egrants Help Desk by phoning (717) 787-5887 or toll-free within Pennsylvania at (800) 692-7292, option 9 and then option 6.  Please note:  While Egrants will accept your application up until midnight of the due date, Help Desk staff will not be available after 4:00 p.m.