Mini-Grants

Mini-Grant Program

For the last year the NACRJ leadership team has been working to develop a Mini-Grant program to recognize exceptional work by practitioners, educators and researchers who are applying the values, principles and practices of relational justice (i.e. community justice and restorative justice).  

We are very pleased to announce that the Mini-Grant program was approved last week by the Board of Directors and is now accepting proposals for the Fall 2016 award cycle.  NACRJ has dedicated $15,000 to the Mini-Grant program. 

Membership in NACRJ is required for all applicants.  To become a member --> Click Here

We are excited by this opportunity to encourage and recognize excellent work in our field.

To submit a mini-grant proposal --> CLICK HERE (you will be redirected to a portal at Skidmore College)

The deadline for submission of a mini-grant proposal is Monday, October 31, 2016.

We offer our thanks to Dr. David Karp of Skidmore College who developed the proposal submission portal for the mini-grant program.

If you have questions about the mini-grant program contact - Sheryl Wilson, NACRJ Treasurer at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

National Conferences

Our 6th NACRJ Conference was held in Oakland, CA on June 16-18, 2017 with three pre-conference training sessions on June 15, 2017.  We had 1,319 attendees, terrific keynote/plenary sessions and cultural performances, nearly 300 presentations, an awards ceremony, and a concert by "dead prez".  

Look for audio recordings of keynotes, interviews, photos and more coming soon to this website.

Check out past NACRJ Conferences (2007, 2009, 2011, 2013, 2015, 2017) from the Conferences tab.

Planning for our 7th NACRJ Conference has begun.  It will be in Denver, CO (June 14-16, 2019) with Pre-Conference Training Sessions on June 13, 2019.  Put it on your calendar.  We want to see you there.

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