2015 Survey of Law Enforcement Personnel in Schools (SLEPS)

Quick Facts

Due DateJune 24, 2014 (Tuesday)
Award AmountUp to $ 1,000,000
Category of Funding ActivityInformation and Statistics
Eligible Applicants
  • Others - Eligible applicants are national, regional, state, or local public and private entities, including for-profit (commercial) and nonprofit organizations (including tribal nonprofit or for-profit organizations), faith-based and community organizations, institutions of higher education (including tribal institutions of higher education), federally recognized Indian tribal governments as determined by the Secretary of the Interior, and units of local government that support initiatives to improve the functioning of the criminal justice system. For-profit organizations must agree to forgo any profit or management fee.

Program Description

The Bureau of Justice Statistics (BJS) is pleased to announce that it is seeking an applicant to conduct a new data collection focused on the activities, roles, and responsibilities of law enforcement agencies and personnel who have responsibilities for interacting with and working in K?12 public schools. The tasks will require instrument design, a field test of that design, and a data collection that includes a nationally represented sample of law enforcement personnel working in schools. Under section 302 of the Omnibus Crime Control and Safe Streets Act, BJS is authorized to ?make grants to, or enter into cooperative agreements or contracts with public agencies, institutions of higher education, private organizations, or private individuals? for purposes of collecting and analyzing criminal justice statistics.

General Information

Funding Opportunity NumberBJS-2014-3928
Funding Opportunity Title2015 Survey of Law Enforcement Personnel in Schools (SLEPS)
Opportunity CategoryInformation and Statistics
Funding Instrument TypeCooperative Agreement
Category ExplanationNot Available
Number of Awards1
Cost Sharing or Matching RequirementNo
Posted DateMay 9, 2014 (Friday)
Application Due DateJune 24, 2014 (Tuesday)
Application Archive DateJuly 24, 2014 (Thursday)
Total Program Funding$ 0
Award AmountUp to $ 1,000,000
CFDA Number
  • 16.734 - Special Data Collections and Statistical Studies

Eligible Applicants

  • Others - Eligible applicants are national, regional, state, or local public and private entities, including for-profit (commercial) and nonprofit organizations (including tribal nonprofit or for-profit organizations), faith-based and community organizations, institutions of higher education (including tribal institutions of higher education), federally recognized Indian tribal governments as determined by the Secretary of the Interior, and units of local government that support initiatives to improve the functioning of the criminal justice system. For-profit organizations must agree to forgo any profit or management fee.

Contact Information

Agency NameDepartment of Justice
Program Information WebsiteProgram Announcement
ContactOffice: Office of Justice Programs
Address: Bureau of Justice Statistics
Cathy Maston
Management and Program Analyst
Phone 2023075992
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