OVW Fiscal Year 2024 Rural Domestic Violence, Dating Violence, Sexual Assault, and Stalking Program

Active
No
Status
Posted
Published Date
February 14th, 2024
Close Date
April 12th, 2024
Total Funding
$36,400,000.00
Award Ceiling
$950,000.00
Award Floor
$500,000.00
Expected No. Awards
55
Opportunity No.
O-OVW-2024-171933

Agency

Office on Violence Against Women (USDOJ-OJP-OVW)

Eligible Applicants

Others

Funding Category

Law, Justice and Legal Services

Funding Instrument

Grant

Opportunity Category

Discretionary

Cost Sharing or Matching Requirement

Yes

Summary

The Office on Violence Against Women (OVW) is offering a grant opportunity titled "OVW Fiscal Year 2024 Rural Domestic Violence, Dating Violence, Sexual Assault, and Stalking Program". This grant aims to enhance the safety of rural victims of domestic violence, dating violence, sexual assault, and stalking. The program supports projects that address and prevent these crimes in rural areas by implementing cooperative efforts among law enforcement officers, prosecutors, victim service providers, and other related parties. The projects funded by this grant can involve investigating and prosecuting incidents of sexual assault, domestic violence, dating violence, and stalking, providing victim services such as treatment, advocacy, counseling, and legal assistance, or developing and strengthening programs addressing sexual assault. The grant has an estimated total program funding of $36,400,000, with an award ceiling of $950,000 and an award floor of $500,000. The expected number of awards is 55. Eligible applicants include States and territories, Indian tribes, local governments, and nonprofit entities, including tribal nonprofit organizations. The deadline for applications is April 12, 2024. For more information and to access the full announcement, please visit the following link: Additional Information. For assistance with the requirements of this solicitation, you can contact OVW at ovw.rural@usdoj.gov or call 202-307-6026.

Description

The Rural Domestic Violence, Dating Violence, Sexual Assault, and Stalking Program (Rural Program) (CFDA# 16.589) supports efforts to enhance the safety of rural victims of domestic violence, dating violence, sexual assault, and stalking and supports projects uniquely designed to address and prevent these crimes in rural areas. This program supports projects that implement, expand, and establish cooperative efforts among law enforcement officers, prosecutors, victim service providers, and other related parties to investigate and prosecute incidents of sexual assault, domestic violence, dating violence, and stalking; provide treatment, advocacy, counseling, legal assistance, or other victim services to victims in rural communities; or develop or strengthen programs addressing sexual assault.

Contact Information

Opportunity Lifecycle

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Type
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