U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ), Office of Justice Programs (OJP), Office for Victims of Crime (OVC)
05/12/20 11:59 PM Eastern Time
Grants to USA nonprofit organizations, IHEs, public agencies, businesses, and tribes to improve services for crime victims. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take several weeks to complete. Funding is intended to support initiatives that demonstrate innovative strategies to create, expand, or enhance the use of technology on a national scale to improve responses, services, and access for victims of crime.
OVC’s mission is to enhance the Nation’s capacity to assist crime victims and provide leadership in changing policies and practices to promote justice and healing for all victims of crime. Through this program, OVC will support national-scope initiatives and regional initiatives (that can be replicated nationally) to maximize the use of technology to improve and increase access to crime victim services.
Funding under this initiative may support technology development and maintenance; the staff required to operate, update, and maintain the proposed platform or service; training and technical assistance on the purpose and use of the technology (including outreach and publicity activities); and staff engaged in coalition-building activities regarding the use of technology.
GrantWatch ID#: 181668
Maximum number of awards OVC expects to make: 3
Estimated maximum dollar amount for each award: $1.5 million
- Period of Performance start date: October 1, 2020
- Period of Performance duration: 24 months
- Period of Performance ends (no extensions are possible): September 30, 2022
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
National Criminal Justice Reference Service (NCJRS) Response Center:
Toll free: 800–851–3420
TTY: 301–240–6310 (hearing impaired only)
Web chat: https://webcontact.ncjrs.gov/ncjchat/chat.jsp
For technical assistance with submitting an application, contact the Grants.gov Customer Support Hotline at 800–518–4726, 606–545–5035, at https://www.grants.gov/web/grants/support.html, or at email@example.com.
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