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Byrne State Crisis Intervention Program


As authorized by the Bipartisan Safer Communities Supplemental Appropriations Act, 2022 (Pub. L. No. 117- 159, 136 Stat. 1313, 1339); 28 U.S.C. 530C, the Byrne State Crisis Intervention Program (SCIP) furthers the Department of Justice’s mission by assisting state, local, and tribal efforts to prevent or reduce crime and violence, with a particular focus on gun violence and the programs and initiatives that target the risk factors that are likely to lead to this kind of violence. Byrne SCIP funds may be used to provide personnel, equipment, supplies, contractual support, training, technical assistance, and information systems related to the implementation of an actual program within the state’s SCIP priority areas. This program is 100% federally funded and does not require a cash match.

New users must register via the SCDPS web-based application tool, SCDPS Grants, by Friday, May 19, 2023, located at The deadline for FFY 2024 Byrne SCIP applications is Friday, June 2, 2023. Please review the SCIP Solicitation document below for program details.

Application and Forms

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