FY 2021 Collaborative Crisis Response Training Program


The deadlines for the FY 2021 Collaborative Crisis Response Training Program funding opportunity have been extended as follows: 
  • New Grants.gov deadline: August 13, 2021
  • New JustGrants deadline: August 16, 2021
On July 30, 2021, at 1 p.m. ET, BJA staff will host a webinar about this solicitation. Register for the webinar to learn more about this opportunity and how to apply.

FY 2021 Collaborative Crisis Response Training Program solicitationThis initiative seeks to implement transdisciplinary crisis response training to educate and prepare law enforcement and correctional officers so that they are equipped to appropriately interact with people who have behavioral health conditions or disabilities in the course of completing their job responsibilities.

This program seeks applications for grant funds from state, local, and tribal law enforcement and correctional entities to:

  • Plan, develop, and deploy a best practice training program for officers that includes their community.
  • Develop a strategy for deploying officers trained in crisis response during times of crisis.
  • Evaluate, improve, and sustain community engagement and a best practice program.

Access the solicitation