Grant writing in criminal justice

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PART 1 DUE 01/05/18

Grant writing in criminal justice and related agencies is an acquired skill that is greatly underutilized today. Indeed, it is common for agencies to hire an outside consultant to write grant proposals or to have an officer with no formal grant-writing training improvise, often with very little success.

With regard to the neglected skill of grant writing in criminal justice, please research and then answer the following questions:

Primary Task Response: Within the Discussion Board area, write 400–600 words that respond to the following questions with your thoughts, ideas, and comments. This will be the foundation for future discussions by your classmates. Be substantive and clear, and use examples to reinforce your ideas:

  • Why do you think grant writing is an essential skill for criminal justice and related agencies? Explain.
  • Why do you think that this skill is underutilized today in criminal justice and related fields? Explain.
  • What are the potential benefits of having a skilled grant writer in a criminal justice or related agency? Explain.

How might the position of grant writer differ depending on the size of the agency?

PART 2 DUE 01/90/18

Research a criminal justice agency or related agency in your area of interest, and list a grant that the agency received in the past 5 years. Also, include the purpose of the grant and how the agency has used the grant.

Assignment Guidelines

  • Research a criminal justice agency or related agency in your area of interest.
  • Address the following in 750–1,000 words:
    • What grant received by your selected agency did you choose? Why?
    • What is the purpose of the grant? Explain in detail.
    • What components of the grant are well written? Explain.
    • What are 3 questions that you would ask the grant writer? Why?
    • What was the intended audience of the grant proposal? Explain.
      • Was the grant written effectively with regard to the intended audience? Why or why not?
  • Remember to fully support your arguments with scholarly resources.
  • Be sure to reference all sources using APA style.

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New York criminal justice agency




New York criminal justice agency
Grant: $6.5 million in grants in support of sexual assault victims, and to enhance
prevention and advocacy efforts
I chose this grant as I support victims whose plea is to gain redress on their physical and
psychological harm they endure. I am in full support on the plight to eradicate entirely sexual
assault and domestic violence cases on all platforms. More so in college and university campuses
thus the dire need to shift focus to the hindrance of the recurrence rate of these crimes as well as
advocacy. There is also the need to have provision of funds to medical facilities: hospitals, nongovernmental organizations and agencies set up by the government for these victims who in most
cases need a certain amount of financial help to ease the burden and for them to be able to
recover from the ordeals with the necessary help.
Purpose of the grant
The purpose of the grant as announced by Governor Andrew M. Cuomo was to provide
funds to offer a backup system to sexual assault victims and thereby develop the systems
necessary to enhance the prevention and advocacy efforts. The purpose of the funding was to
promote the efficiency of crisis hotlines, improve on the programs aligned whose purpose is to
assist sexual assault victims as well as ensure that the sexual assault prevention efforts are upheld
in communities, colleges and campuses by hospitals, nongovernmental organizations and
agencies set up nationally by the government (New York state, 2017). Funding was made
available for local crisis hotlines as well as...

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