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Funding Webinars

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Overview

To assist potential applicants in developing strong proposals in response to our current funding opportunities, OVC hosts educational webinars for interested stakeholders to learn more about the program objectives and submission requirements. A question-and-answer session is held before the conclusion of every webinar.
 

Application Mechanics Weekly Webinars

We encourage all potential applicants to register for the weekly “Application Mechanics: Submitting an Application Weekly Training Webinar,” held every Wednesday from 2:30 to 4:30 p.m. eastern time. Visit the JustGrants Resources website to learn more and register. Participation in these webinars is optional.
 

Upcoming OVC Pre-Application Information Session Webinars

OVC FY24 Meeting the Basic Needs of Crime Victims in Underserved Communities Pre-Application Webinars

OVC will conduct two pre-application webinars on June 18, 2024, and June 20, 2024, from 3:00 to 4:00 p.m. eastern time. OVC staff will review the solicitation requirements and conduct a question-and-answer session with interested potential applicants. Participation in the webinars is optional, but strongly encouraged.

Webinar 1 
Date: Tuesday, June 18, 2024
Time: 3:00 to 4:00 p.m. eastern time.

Register For Webinar 1

Webinar 2
Date: Thursday, June 20, 2024
Time: 3:00 to 4:00 p.m. eastern time.

Register For Webinar 2

OVC encourages participants to review the solicitation and submit any questions they may have in advance and no later than 2 days prior to each webinar. Submit your questions to [email protected] with the subject as “Questions for Webinar.”
 

OVC FY24 Tribal Victim Services Set-Aside Formula Program—Invited to Apply Pre-Application Webinars

OVC will conduct a series of pre-application webinars during which OVC staff will review the solicitation requirements, provide step-by-step expectations on developing the application and considerations for developing the budget, capture guidance on how to apply, and answer questions. The webinar series may include the following topics:

Participation in this webinar series, while encouraged for potential applications, is optional and not required.
 

Recorded FY 24 OJP Grant Application Resource Guide Q&A Session

Learn more about the FY 24 Office of Justice Programs (OJP) grant application process and the OJP Grant Application Resource Guide

Recorded OVC Pre-Application Webinars

OVC FY24 Pilot Program for Community Based Organizations in Underserved Communities to Build Capacity and Serve Adolescent and Youth Victims of Trafficking Pre-Application Webinar

OVC FY24 National Crime Victims’ Rights Week Community Awareness Projects (2025–2027) Pre-Application Webinar

OVC FY24 Trauma Recovery Center Demonstration Project Pre-Application Webinar

OVC FY24 Emergency and Transitional Pet Shelter and Housing Assistance Grant Program Webinar 

  •  Webinar held: June 11, 2024
  •  Webinar materials:
    • Webinar recording (forthcoming)
    • Webinar presentation (forthcoming)
    • Webinar transcript (forthcoming)
  •  Solicitation 

OVC FY24 Jabara-Heyer NO HATE Act State-Run Hate Crime Reporting Hotlines Pre-Application Webinar 

  •  Webinar held: June 11, 2024
  •  Webinar materials:
    • Webinar recording (forthcoming)
    • Webinar presentation (forthcoming)
    • Webinar transcript (forthcoming)
  •  Solicitation

OVC FY24 Expanding Access to Sexual Assault Forensic Examinations Pre-Application Webinar

  •  Webinar held: June 13, 2024
  •  Webinar materials:
    • Webinar recording (forthcoming)
    • Webinar presentation (forthcoming)
    • Webinar transcript (forthcoming)
  •  Solicitation

OVC FY24 Field-Generated Solicitation: Increasing Options and Expanding Access for Victims of Crime Pre-Application Webinar

  •  Webinar held: June 17, 2024
  •  Webinar materials:
    • Webinar recording (forthcoming)
    • Webinar presentation (forthcoming)
    • Webinar transcript (forthcoming)
  •  Solicitation
     

Planning Your OVC Application Webinar Series

OVC hosted a four-part Pre-Application Webinar Series: Planning Your OVC Application to provide potential applicants with information about OVC funding opportunities and guidance on how to apply.

Each webinar covers a unique topic to help your organization prepare for OVC Fiscal Year (FY) 2022 funding opportunities.

Part 1: Getting Ready to Apply

This session provided an overview of the two-part application process in Grants.gov and JustGrants, including actions potential applicants can take prior to a solicitation’s release.

Part 2: Considerations When Building Your OVC Budget

The discussion covered how to create a strong budget and budget narrative that effectively identifies the resources requested, is clearly connected to your grant application narrative, and complies with DOJ guidelines and requirements.

Part 3: Preparing Your Proposal and What to Expect Next

Receive practical guidance on how to prepare a strong grant application and what happens to applications after submission.

Part 4: Overview of Upcoming Funding Opportunities in FY 2022

Learn about the primary initiatives that OVC anticipates funding in FY 2022 and acquire key information about the grant application process.

Date Modified: June 17, 2024
Date Created: November 12, 2020