May 29, 2020
Funding Opportunity - 2021 Capacity Building for the Community Program Initiative Grant
The Department of Youth Rehabilitation Services (DYRS) seeks eligible entities to propose a plan for the implementation and management of a comprehensive and coordinated system of programs and services for D.C. court-involved youth and families. The amount available for the project is approximately $4 to 7 million for a one-year period - starting October 1, 2020 – with the possibility to renew for up two additional years pending funding availability and grantee performance.
Please ensure that all proposed programming considers the context of the current COVID-19 season and includes virtual family and youth engagement activities.
A person may obtain a copy of this RFA by any of the following means:
Download below from the DYRS website.
The deadline for application submissions is Monday, June 29, 2020 at 4:30 pm. All applications must be submitted through the Philantrack system.
Eligibility: The institutions listed below may apply for these grants.
- Nonprofit organizations, including those with IRS 501(c)(3) or 501(c)(4) determinations
- Faith-based organizations
- Government agencies
- Universities/educational institutions
- Private Enterprises
For additional information about this RFA, write to: [email protected]
Applicants are encouraged attend a pre-application conference. The pre-application conference date(s) will be posted on at dyrs.dc.gov. DYRS is reserving the right to request that applicants are prepared to present their proposal ideas and design in person/virtual presentation. The presentation date(s) will be arranged by DYRS in coordination with applicants.