NCJA Seeking Nominations for Outstanding Criminal Justice Programs Awards
The National Criminal Justice Association (NCJA) is seeking nominations for its annual NCJA Outstanding Criminal Justice Programs Awards. These awards honor successful criminal justice pro-grams that use promising practices to address important crime and justice issues in communities. Programs are evaluated using the following criteria: o Does the program address an important criminal justice issue?
- Does the program demonstrate collaboration among criminal justice and allied agencies or disciplines?
- Can the program provide quantitative evidence of its effectiveness in accomplishing program goals?
- Does the program leverage federal, state, local or other non-govern-mental funds and resources?
- Can the program be easily replicated in other jurisdictions?
Winning programs will be honored during an Awards Luncheon at the 2015 National Forum on Criminal Justice in Atlanta, Georgia.
Nominations for outstanding programs must be submitted no later than 5 p.m. ET on Friday, April 17, 2015. For more information about the awards or to nominate a program, visit the awards page on the NCJA website.