U.S. Department of Justice - Office on Violence Against Women (OVW)
05/08/19 11:59 PM ET
Grants to USA states and territories to prevent, identify, and respond to violent crimes affecting women. Applicants must create or verify the required registrations at least three weeks in advance of the application deadline. Funding is intended to help communities throughout the nation better respond to crimes such as domestic violence, dating violence, stalking, and gender-based assault.
In FY 2019, OVW is interested in supporting the priority areas identified below. In shaping their strategies for FY 2019, OVW encourages states and territories to develop and support projects that:
1. Reduce violent crime against women and promote victim safety.
2. Increase the response to victims of human trafficking.
3. Include substance abuse professionals in a coordinated community response to VAWA crimes and increase victim access to substance abuse services.
4. Increase efforts to combat stalking.
GrantWatch ID#: 154261
OVW will make a maximum of 56 awards.
By statute, of the amount appropriated for the STOP Formula Grant Program, OVW will award a base amount of $600,000 to each state and territory. Funds remaining after the allocated base amount will be distributed among the states and territories according to population.
The award period is 24 months. Generally, the award period will start on July 1, 2019.
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
Apply online through the Grants Management System (GMS):
For assistance with the requirements of this solicitation, email OVW at email@example.com. Alternatively, interested parties may call OVW at (202) 307-6026.
For financial questions, contact 1-888-514-8556 or OVW.GFMD@usdoj.gov, and for technical support, contact the OVW GMS Support at 1-866-655-4482.
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