Funding Opportunities

OJJDP FY24 Opioid Affected Youth Initiative

OJJDP (Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention)
Deadline to Apply

Description: With this solicitation, OJJDP seeks to support the efforts of communities to develop prevention and intervention responses that identify, respond to, treat, and support children, youth, and families impacted by opioid use and other substance use disorders. OJJDP asks applicants to integrate youth and family partnership strategies into projects and partner with law enforcement, education, mental health service providers, child welfare agencies, community health agencies, and community-based organizations that address the needs of individuals and families experiencing substance use. OJP strongly encourages the use of data and evidence in program development for criminal justice, juvenile justice, and crime victim services.


  • State governments 
  • City or township governments
  • Public- and state-controlled institutions of higher education
  • County governments
  • Other units of local government, such as towns, boroughs, parishes, villages, or other general purpose political subdivisions of a state
  • Public housing authorities/Indian housing authorities
  • Native American Tribal organizations (other than federally recognized Tribal governments)
  • Native American Tribal governments (federally recognized)
  • Nonprofits having a 501(c)(3) status with the IRS, other than institutions of higher education
  • Private institutions of higher education
  • Independent school districts

View details about and register for a solicitation-specific webinar that will be held April 16, 2024.

Award Amount
Up to $750,000