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Expires: December 12, 2019

Trauma Recovery Centers

The Illinois Criminal Justice Information Authority is requesting applications for state grants to establish and enhance trauma recovery centers.

Application deadline: 11:59 p.m. on December 12, 2019.

Program Requirements

This Notice of Funding Opportunity offers two categories:

  • Category 1: Establish New Trauma Recovery Center

  • Category 2: Enhance Existing Trauma Recovery Center.

Applicants must choose only one category. See NOFO for more information.

Eligibility Information

Agencies must be pre-qualified through the Grant Accountability and Transparency Act (GATA) Grantee Portal (GATA) Grantee Portal to become eligible to apply for an award. Applicants must have completed the GATA pre-qualification process and received approval of their Internal Control Questionnaire (ICQ) by the period of performance start date, February 18, 2020 to be considered for funding.

Eligible Applicants

Eligible applicants are limited to

  • Public Hospitals with a Level I or Level II trauma designation
  • Non-profit entities.

See NOFO for more information regarding eligibility criteria.


Completed application materials must be emailed to by 11:59 p.m., December 12, 2019, to be considered for funding. Proposals will not be accepted by mail, fax, or in-person. Incomplete applications will not be reviewed. Late submissions will not be reviewed.

Available Funds

A total of $2.2 million in state funding is available through this solicitation for use over a period of five months. Grants will be made with State Fiscal Year 2020 General Revenue funds.

Period of Performance

Funding is available for the period of February 18, 2020, through June 30, 2020. Based on program performance and fund availability, ICJIA may recommend designation of funding to support an additional 24 months.

Technical Assistance Session

Technical assistance recordings providing additional information regarding this funding opportunity will be available for viewing beginning at 3:30 p.m. on November 5, 2019.


Information provided during this webinar recording will be unofficial and not binding on the state.

Notice of Intent

Agencies interested in applying are asked to submit an online Notice of Intent by 11:59 p.m., December 3, 2019.

Complete NOTICE of Intent


NOFO PostedNovember 5, 2019
Technical Assistance Recording availableNovember 5, 2019
Non-binding Notice of Intent dueDecember 3, 2019
NOFO question submission deadlineDecember 3, 2019
Applications dueDecember 12, 2019
Budget Committee review/approval of recommended designationsJanuary 2020
Program start dateFebruary 18, 2020


Recipients must submit periodic financial reports, periodic performance reports, final financial and performance reports, and, a calendar year end financial report in accordance with the CFR Part 200 Uniform Requirements. Future awards and fund drawdowns may be withheld if reports are delinquent.

Required Documents

The following documents must be emailed to by the 11:59 p.m., December 12, 2019, deadline for application review. Click the links below to download copies.



Questions regarding this NOFO may be submitted to until 11:59 p.m. December 3, 2019.

Download the latest questions and answers here.

Contact Information

Jason Wynkoop

Illinois Criminal Justice Information Authority

300 West Adams, Suite 200

Chicago, IL 60606