Request for Proposals for Training and Technical Assistance Consulting

Posted on November 1, 2018

  The New York County District Attorney’s Office (DANY) is requesting proposals (RFP) to deliver training and technical assistance (TTA) consulting to grantees of its Criminal Justice Investment Initiative. DANY seeks expertise in TTA delivery across 3 broad areas: strategic support, operations management, and programmatic support. TTA experts, including but not limited to nonprofit and/or for-profit organizations, individual ...

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CJII Grantee Application to Provide Peer-to-Peer Training and Technical Assistance

Posted on November 1, 2018

  Grantees of the New York County District Attorney’s (DANY) Office's Criminal Justice Investment Initiative (CJII) are invited to apply to provide training and technical assistance (TTA) to other CJII grantees. DANY is seeking grantees who are experts in providing peer-to-peer TTA in various programmatic areas, and engage these grantees as experts to provide TTA services to other CJII grantees. Earlier this year, CJII grantees were ...

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Evaluation of Youth Opportunity Hubs

Posted on October 17, 2018

Manhattan District Attorney Cyrus R. Vance, Jr., awarded a $1,950,000 multi-year evaluation grant to Westat to evaluate the five funded Youth Opportunity Hubs. This solicitation reflects DANY’s broad commitment to data-driven decision-making and to informing the research and practice field in New York and more widely.

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Grant Awarded to Urban Resource Institute Through D.A.’s Criminal Justice Investment Initiative

Posted on October 11, 2018

Manhattan District Attorney Cyrus R. Vance, Jr., today announced the award of a $1.475 million grant to Urban Resource Institute (URI), a leading provider of domestic violence programs and services in New York City, to plan and implement an abusive partner intervention program (APIP) in Manhattan. The program, which is being funded through the Manhattan D.A.’s Criminal Justice Investment Initiative (CJII), aims to help domestic abusers ...

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Request for Proposals to Evaluate Early Diversion Programs for Young Adults and Adults

Posted on October 5, 2018

The deadline to submit proposals is Sunday, December 16, 2018, at 11:59 p.m. EST. The New York County District Attorney’s Office (DANY) is requesting proposals to evaluate Early Diversion Programs for Young Adults and Adults. The three providers implementing these early diversion programs offer similar, pre-arraignment diversion programs to divert young adults and adults arrested for low-level offenses who do not have a criminal record ...

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Evaluation of Programs to Increase Access to Services for Survivors of Crime

Posted on September 5, 2018

Manhattan District Attorney Cyrus R. Vance, Jr., awarded $1,400,000 to evaluate several programs funded under the initiative to Increase Access to Services for Survivors of Crime. This solicitation reflects DANY’s broad commitment to data-driven decision-making and to informing the research and practice field in New York and more widely. District Attorney Vance has awarded multi-year evaluation grants to the following organizations: ...

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Evaluation of Family & Youth Development Programs

Posted on August 24, 2018

Manhattan District Attorney Cyrus R. Vance, Jr., awarded $1,400,000 to evaluate several programs funded under the Family & Youth Development initiative. This solicitation reflects DANY’s broad commitment to data-driven decision-making and to informing the research and practice field in New York and more widely. District Attorney Vance has awarded multi-year evaluation grants to the following organizations: American Institutes ...

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Evaluation of College-in-Prison Reentry Programs

Posted on August 1, 2018

Manhattan District Attorney Cyrus R. Vance, Jr., awarded $400,000 to the Vera Institute of Justice to evaluate College-in-Prison Reentry Programs. This solicitation reflects DANY’s broad commitment to data-driven decision-making and to informing the research and practice field in New York and more widely.

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Request for Proposals to Evaluate Programs for Foster Youth Transitioning to Adulthood

Posted on April 11, 2018

The deadline to submit proposals was Friday, June 15, 2018, at 11:59 p.m. EST. The New York County District Attorney’s Office (DANY) is requesting proposals to evaluate the two programs funded under the foster youth transitioning to adulthood initiative. In New York City, approximately 600 young adults “age out” of foster care (i.e., reach the age of adulthood without a permanent family) each year.[i] Those who age out of foster ...

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Reentry Innovations, Services, and Supports

Posted on April 9, 2018

Manhattan District Attorney Cyrus R. Vance, Jr., is investing $7.2 million to expand healthcare, education, housing, and employment opportunities for New Yorkers reentering their communities from jail or prison. The Manhattan District Attorney’s Office is providing these grants through its Criminal Justice Investment Initiative (“CJII”), which District Attorney Vance created using criminal forfeiture funds obtained through the Office’s ...

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