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Cooperative Agreement - Advancing Community Supervision Strategies Microsite Development

22 May 2020
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The National Institute of Corrections (NIC) is seeking applications for funding under the Fiscal Year 2020 for information gathering and writing assistance in developing a comprehensive web resource for community supervision agencies.

The goal of this project is to provide a comprehensive one-stop-shop of reliable resources to aid community supervision agencies in making informed decisions regarding technology, programs, and practices that will enhance their ability to address public and employee safety. Topics presented should be from a balanced perspective and not meant to sway the reader one way or the other in determining their choice but should provide both pros and cons identified during the information gathering and review process.

1. Conduct initial meeting with NIC to clarify goals and objectives, discuss timeline of activities, role clarification, and discuss overview of the project.
2. Research resources and develop brief descriptions of those resources for review and revision.
3. Provide materials to the NIC Project Staff and the Information Center Staff in an agreed upon format.

1. Meet virtually with NIC Correctional Program Specialist and Project staff for an initial kickoff meeting to clarify goals, objectives, and deliverables including the setting of initial deadlines, and role clarification.
2. Conduct extensive information gathering and review of materials according to an agreed upon priority list.
3. Provide materials for review according to an agreed upon schedule.
4. Work directly with NIC Project Staff and Information Center staff to ready materials for uploading to the web platform.
5. Provide information and suggested additional topics or resources as they are identified during the information gathering and review process.

Deadline. All applications are due to be submitted and in receipt of a successful validation message in by 11:59 p.m. eastern time on July 21, 2020. Late applications will not be considered.

Learn more  about NIC's Cooperative Agreements

Please note effective July 1, 2013 the Central Contractor Registration (CCR) was merged to the System for Award Management (SAM).  The SAM registry and Frequently Asked Questions can be reached at  Please note that the registration process can take up to 1-3 weeks, so please plan accordingly.






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