REMINDER: FY 2018 CTAS Applications are due March 20, 2018!

Please submit your CTAS application by 9 p.m. EST on Tuesday, March 20, 2018. Applications submitted after 9 p.m. EST on March 20, 2018, will not be considered for funding.

Application details and instructions can be found online in the FY18 CTAS Solicitation at Additionally, helpful fact sheets, application and narrative templates, and FAQs can also be found online at

Additionally, applicants can access video recordings of DOJ-hosted webinars covering the details and requirements for each purpose area, as well as a variety of other topics associated with application requirements. Those videos are available at

For technical assistance with submitting an application, the Grants Management System (GMS) Support Hotline is available at 888-549-9901, option 3, or via e-mail at The GMS Support Hotline hours of operation are Monday–Friday from 6 a.m. to midnight EST.

Also, the Department of Justice Response Center offers programmatic and general assistance with the solicitation requirements. The Response Center can be reached via phone at 800-421-6770 or via e-mail at The Response Center’s hours of operation are Monday–Friday from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. EST.