Critical Incident Response and Assistance
Due: Mar 20, 2024
As the National Institute of Corrections (NIC) approaches its 50th anniversary, it is important to reflect on the events and conditions of the nation’s correctional agencies that influenced the establishment of the National Institute of Corrections. In September 1971, a major riot at New York’s Attica prison focused national attention on corrections and the practice of imprisonment in the United States. In response to public concern and recognizing the problems in correctional facilities and programs at the state and local levels...
Additional Eligibility Information
NIC invites applications from nonprofit organizations (including faith-based, community, and tribal organizations), for-profit organizations (including tribal for-profit organizations), and institutions of higher education (including tribal institutions of higher education). Recipients, including for-profit organizations, must agree to waive any profit or fee for services. Foreign governments, international organizations, and non-governmental international organizations/institutions are not eligible to apply. Proof of 501(c) (3)...
Category of Funding Activity
To provide aid to federal, state, local, tribal, and community corrections departments and agencies when a critical incident occurs and foster safe, secure, and humane environments for staff, residents, clients, visitors, and the public.
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Grantor Contact Information
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Other Grantor Informaiton
Cameron D Coblentz Grantor Phone 202-514-0053