Third Funding opportunity for NGOs in Montenegro through Criminal Justice Civil Society Program

Embassy of the United States of America to Montenegro, INL Justice Program published the

Third Funding opportunity for NGOs in Montenegro through Criminal Justice Civil Society Program

Deadline for application is November 5, 2017.

The main goal of the program is to help Montenegro transition to a more effective and transparent criminal justice system by engaging citizens in the process through watchdog and monitoring activities, advocacy and policy-making, research, and public education. Grants are awarded to local non-governmental organizations (NGOs), media, or other organizations that have a proven track record in the criminal justice field and good organizational capacities.

The Criminal Justice Civil Society Program aims to support up to ten successful applications from NGOs in Montenegro. Projects that this program aims to support should be focused on activities from the following areas:

  • Organized Crime
  • Fight against corruption
  • Transparency in criminal justice institutions
  • Countering terrorism and violent extremism
  • Counter-narcotics

Please visit https://www.grants.gov/web/grants/search-grants.html for guidance and application form.