U.S. Department of Justice - Office on Violence Against Women (OVW)
05/18/21 11:59 PM
Grants to USA and Territories state governments for programs, projects, and centers that provide supportive services to victims of assault. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take several weeks to complete. Funding is intended for programs that provide direct intervention and related assistance.
Pursuant to 34 U.S.C. §12511(1), funds under this program must be used to provide intervention and related assistance to:
In FY 2021, funds under the SAS Formula Program must be used for the following purpose: To support the establishment, maintenance, and expansion of rape crisis centers and other nongovernmental or tribal programs and projects to assist individuals who have been victimized by sexual assault, with regard to the age of the individual. See 34 U.S.C. § 12511(b)(1).
SAS Formula grants shall be used by states and territories to provide grants to rape crisis centers and other non-profit, non-governmental organizations or tribal programs for programs and activities that provide direct intervention and related assistance. Pursuant to 34 U.S.C. § 12511(b)(2)(C), intervention and related assistance may include:
The Department of Justice is committed to advancing work that promotes civil rights, increases access to justice, supports crime victims, protects the public from crime and evolving threats, and builds trust between law enforcement and the community. These goals are also inherent in the grant programs supported by the Violence Against Women Act (VAWA). In making subrecipient decisions, OVW strongly encourages State Administrators to prioritize projects that can and will promote civil rights (including by meeting the needs of underserved and marginalized survivors), improve access to justice for survivors, and enhance survivor safety.
GrantWatch ID#: 139622
- Award Ceiling: $1,007,410
- Award Floor: $62,563
- The award period is 24 months
- Generally, the award period will start on August 1, 2021.
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
For assistance with the requirements of this solicitation, and for applicants wishing to request a paper copy of the application materials, email OVW at OVW.SASP.Formula@usdoj.gov. Alternatively, interested parties may call OVW at 202-307- 6026.
For technical assistance with Grants.gov, contact Grants.gov Applicant Support at 1-800-518-4726 or firstname.lastname@example.org. For technical assistance with JustGrants, contact OVW JustGrants Support at 1-866-655-4482 or OVW.JustGrantsSupport@usdoj.gov.
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