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OVC FY 2023 Advancing the Use of Technology to Assist Victims of Crime

Opportunity ID
Solicitation Status
Fiscal Year
Closing Date
Posting Date
Solicitation Type
Grants.gov Deadline
May 15, 2023, 11:59 pm Eastern
Application JustGrants Deadline
May 23, 2023, 8:59 pm Eastern

OVC seeks applications that demonstrate innovative strategies to create, expand, or enhance the use of technology to—

  • interact directly with crime victims; or
  • provide information, referrals, crisis assistance, and long-term help.

Funding under this initiative may support—

  • technology development and maintenance to facilitate efficient service delivery or communication;
  • staff required to operate, update, and maintain the proposed technology platform or service;
  • training and technical assistance on the purpose and use of the technology (including outreach and public awareness activities); and
  • staff engaged in coalition-building and outreach activities regarding the use of technology.

OVC anticipates making up to four awards of up to $750,000 each for up to a 36-month period of performance, to begin on October 1, 2023.

Pre-Application Webinar

During a pre-application webinar on April 6, 2023, OVC staff reviewed solicitation requirements and conducted a question-and-answer session with interested potential applicants.


Number of Awards: 4
Total Amount Awarded: $2,990,666

Date Created: March 21, 2023