*June 16, 2023 update: All scholarship opportunities have been filled and the application has closed. Thank you for your interest!*
The Bureau of Justice Assistance National Training and Technical Assistance Center (BJA NTTAC) is pleased to announce the availability of scholarships for several upcoming criminal justice conferences. Criminal justice practitioners may apply to BJA NTTAC for a conference scholarship, which includes conference registration, lodging, and travel expenses. Scholarship applications will be evaluated based on the following criteria, with preference given to representatives of small and rural agencies:
- Applicant must currently be working as a criminal justice practitioner (courts, corrections, law enforcement, probation, tribal justice, etc.).
- Applicant must receive prior approval from their agency leadership to attend the selected conference.
- Applicant must develop a plan to incorporate learning from the conference into their work.
Scholarships are available to attend the following conferences:
- National Sheriffs' Association Annual Conference
- IACLEA Annual Conference
- NASRO 2023 National School Safety Conference
- 2023 NDAA Summer Summit – Addressing Violent Crime: Courtroom & Community Strategies
- IACP - Women's Leadership Institute
- NOBLE Annual Conference
- 2023 Symposium on Justice Information Technology, Policy, Research, and Practice
- Commission on Accreditation for Law Enforcement Agencies
- Small and Rural Law Enforcement Executives Association Annual Conference
- American Correctional Association's Congress of Corrections
- The National Black Prosecutors Association
- Fraternal Order of Police Biennial National Conference & Expo
- American Probation and Parole Association Annual Training Institute
- International Association of Crime Analysts Annual Conference
- International Homicide Investigators Association
- 31st Problem-Oriented Policing Conference
- International Association of Chiefs of Police Impaired Driving and Traffic Safety Conference
- National Alliance of Gang Investigators' Associations World Gang Summit
For any questions about the scholarship opportunity or the application, email us at BJANTTAC@usdoj.gov.