Find Nonprofit and Small Business Grants

Advance Search

Only Available for Paid Subscribers
Clear Filters
Search Filters
Grants to Iowa Agencies, Tribes, Nonprofits, and Faith-Based
Organizations to Reduce Crime in Eligible Areas

Project Safe Neighborhood (PSN) - Northern District

Agency Type:

State

Funding Source:

Add to My Calendar 

Iowa Governor’s Office of Drug Control Policy (ODCP)

Deadline Date:

09/28/22 4:30 PM Receipt

Description:

Request a Grant Writer

Grants to Iowa government units, Indian tribes, and faith-based and nonprofit organizations to reduce crime in eligible areas. Priority will be given to initiatives that address prevention and youth programming, training for law enforcement officers, equipment for law enforcement, mental health/social services assistance, and gang prevention. Funding is intended to reduce crime in the Northern District of Iowa. Applications serving Black Hawk County/Waterloo will receive priority consideration in the review process.

ODCP in cooperation with the U.S. Attorney’s Office, offer a competitive Project Safe Neighborhood funding opportunity. Through this funding opportunity, financial assistance is available to promote safe neighborhoods through a sustained reduction in violent crime, including, but not limited to, addressing criminal gangs and the felonious possession and use of firearms. The PSN program supports coordination, cooperation, and partnerships of local, state, tribal, and federal law enforcement agencies and the communities they serve in a unified approach coordinated with the U.S. Attorney’s Office. 

Iowa Northern District PSN Priority Activities

The US Attorney, Northern District of Iowa has identified the following Priority Activities for this solicitation.  Priority funding will be provided to projects which employ strategies that positively affect these broadly targeted activities: 

  • Equipment, services and technology for law enforcement
  • Youth-serving organizations/agencies toward the operation/support of prevention programming, including critical thinking classes, mentoring initiatives and/or other programs aimed at promoting protective factors and positive youth development
  • Mental health/social services assistance for at-risk individuals
  • Crime prevention training, de-escalation training, and community policing training for law enforcement officers
  • Gang task forces including enforcement and prevention activities

For allowable expenses, see the following link: https://odcp.iowa.gov/sites/default/files/2022-08/PSN%20application%20instructions%202022.pdf#page=5

GrantWatch ID#:

GrantWatch ID#: 186031

Estimated Total Program Funding:

$82,269

Term of Contract:

Subject to the approval of the U.S. Department of Justice, grants will be awarded by the Office of Drug Control Policy for a one (1) year period beginning January 1, 2023 through December 31, 2024.

Additional Eligibility Criteria:

Those eligible to receive grant funds from ODCP include state and local units of government, Indian tribes, faith-based organizations and nonprofit entities. A local unit of government is defined as a city, county, town, township or other general-purpose political subdivision of a state and includes Indian tribes that perform law enforcement functions as determined by the Secretary of the Interior. A city or county must be the legal applicant and recipient on behalf of city and county departments. Iowa faith based and nonprofit organizations are eligible to receive grant funding, but application must be made through a state or local unit of government.

Unallowable Expenses Include:
- Land acquisition
- Bonuses or commissions
- Travel or compensation for federal employees
- Military type equipment
- Lobbying
- Fundraising
- Pre-award costs

Due to federal restrictions and/or limited amounts of funding, as a general rule, ODCP does not fund weapons, tasers, basic law enforcement equipment, construction, vehicles, or provide continuation or stopgap funding for projects initiated with other grant funding. Grant funding does not support canines, weapons, bulletproof vests, tasers, basic law enforcement equipment, construction, and vehicles.

Pre-Application Information:

Applications for funding must be received by the Governor’s Office of Drug Control Policy by 4:30 p.m. September 28, 2022.

Note: Registration with http://www.iowagrants.gov/ is required prior to submitting an application. Registration may take several days to complete.

Grant funds will be issued to successful grant recipients on a reimbursement basis.

Further information: https://odcp.iowa.gov/grants-programs/project-safe-neighborhoods-psn/apply-psn

Contact Information:

Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.

Apply online: http://www.iowagrants.gov/

If you have questions related to the PSN grant program, please contact:
Dennis Wiggins
Phone: (515) 725-0311
Email: dennis.wiggins@iowa.gov

Governor’s Office of Drug Control Policy
Pape State Office Building
215 E. 7th Street, 5th Floor
Des Moines, Iowa 50319

Grant Coverage Areas:

A list of the counties comprising the Norther District U.S. Attorney’s Office can be found at
https://www.justice.gov/usao-ndia/maps/ndia.

URL for Full Text (RFP):

Geographic Focus:

USA: Iowa: Northern District

Array ( )

Suggested Grants:

Grants to USA Nonprofits and Agencies to Increase Organizational Capacity to Mitigate Housin...

Deadline 12/06/22

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations and eligible agencies to increase organizational capacity to address housing discrimination. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take several weeks to complete. The purpose of funding is to enhance enforcement act

GrantWatch ID#: 125731

Grants to USA and Canada Nonprofit Charitable Organizations to Impact Public Policy in a Var...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA and Canada nonprofit charitable organizations to impact public policy in a variety of national and international issues. In previous years, grants have been awarded for general operations and project support to think tanks, national councils, judicial orga

GrantWatch ID#: 125864

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Projects to Promote Coral Conservation and Responsible Mining

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for the preservation of seascapes and landscapes through coral conservation and responsible mining projects. Applicants must submit a Letter of Intent in order to apply. Funding is intended for reclamation, restoration, research, ed

GrantWatch ID#: 126162

In-Kind Donations to USA Schools and IHEs in Multiple States to Advance Digital Equity for S...

Deadline Ongoing

In-kind donations of technology and internet service to USA schools, colleges, and universities in multiple states to advance digital equity for students. Eligible applicants are located in the funding source's service area in the following states: Alabama, Alaska, Ariz

GrantWatch ID#: 126950

Grants to USA Nonprofits to Provide Pet-Care Assistance to Community Members Undergoing a Cr...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations to provide pet-care assistance to community members undergoing a crisis. Funding is intended for general operating support and to launch new projects. The goal of the program is to ensure that pets are taken care of while owners are

GrantWatch ID#: 128430

Grants to USA and Canada Nonprofits for Projects to Protect Wildlife and Natural Habitats

Deadline 10/01/22

Grants of up to $3,000 to USA and Canada nonprofit organizations for projects to protect wildlife and natural habitats. Funding is intended for campaigns to save specific species and ecosystems. Eligible activities include public policy work, litigation, advocacy, and d

GrantWatch ID#: 129644

Grants to USA Individuals and Non-Federal Agencies for Conservation Initiatives in Agricultu...

Deadline 10/11/22

Grants to USA and territories individuals and non-federal agencies to promote the adoption and development of innovative approaches to conservation in agriculture. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take several weeks to complete. Priority funding ar

GrantWatch ID#: 129980

Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States for Economic Development and Job Training

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations in multiple states to address the needs of residents in eligible counties, with priority given to low- to moderate-income populations. Applicants in Arizona, California, Colorado, Idaho, Iowa, Kansas, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska,

GrantWatch ID#: 130602

Financial Assistance to USA and Canada Low-Income Individuals and Families

Deadline Ongoing

Financial assistance to USA and Canada individuals and families with low incomes. Types of assistance include financial support to offset emergency expenses or to cover the cost of regular monthly bills. Funding is intended for workers and households that are bordering

GrantWatch ID#: 131400

Grants to USA Nonprofits and Agencies in Multiple States to Benefit Youth Softball and Baseb...

Deadline 09/30/22

Grants of up to $10,000 to Missouri, Kansas, Nebraska, Iowa, Oklahoma, and Arkansas nonprofit organizations and agencies operating youth softball or baseball programs for capital improvement projects. Funding is intended for the renovation and improvement of baseball an

GrantWatch ID#: 132521
Live Chat Chat Now