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Grants and funding

OVC FY 2021 Building State Technology Capacity

Closing Date

OVC is seeking applications from Victims of Crime Act (VOCA) Formula Assistance and Compensation Program State Administering Agencies to implement statewide technology programs to enhance victims’ access to services, foster innovation and efficiency in the provision of services, improve the quality of services, and improve the accessibility and responsiveness of victim service organizations.

Register pre-application webinar on Thursday, May 27, 2021, 1:00 – 2:00 p.m. eastern time to learn about solicitation requirements.

OVC FY 2021 National Joint Training Conference for VOCA Victim Assistance and Victim Compensation Administrators (2022–2024)

Closing Date

The selected organization will plan and administer training activities to bring Victims of Crime Act (VOCA) Victim Assistance and Victim Compensation Administrators and their staff together for training conferences in 2022, 2023, and 2024.

Register pre-application webinar on Tuesday, June 1, 2021, 1:00 – 2:00 p.m. eastern time to learn about solicitation requirements.

OVC FY 2021 Expanding Sexual Assault Nurse Examiner (SANE) Services to Victims of Sexual Assault

Closing Date

OVC is seeking applications to establish or expand sexual assault examination programs, including sexual assault nurse examiner (SANE) programs and sexual assault forensic examiner (SAFE) programs that focus on improving the provision of sexual assault care using a community-based approach, such as through a campus community, nonprofit, community-based, and/or tribe-affiliated victim services provider.

Register pre-application webinar on Thursday, May 13, 2021, 3:00 – 4:00 p.m. eastern time to learn about solicitation requirements.

OVC FY 2021 Emergency and Transitional Pet Shelter and Housing Assistance Grant Program

Closing Date

This program will provide funding for shelter and transitional housing and other assistance to victims of domestic violence and their companion animals. The term “domestic violence victim” means a victim of domestic violence, dating violence, sexual assault, or stalking, as established in Public Law 115-334.

Register pre-application webinar on Thursday, May 20, 2021, 1:00 – 2:00 p.m. eastern time to learn about solicitation requirements.

OVC FY 2021 Enhanced Collaborative Model Task Force to Combat Human Trafficking

Closing Date

This program’s purpose is to develop, expand, or strengthen a multidisciplinary approach to fight human trafficking. This solicitation requires two separate but coordinated applications; one application from an eligible lead law enforcement agency, and one from an eligible lead victim service organization.

Register pre-application webinar on Tuesday, May 18, 2021, 3:00 – 4:00 p.m. eastern time to learn about solicitation requirements.

OVC FY 2021 Addressing Female Genital Mutilation and Cutting

Closing Date

The objective of this program is to deliver community-based programming to stop female genital mutilation and cutting by educating communities and forming community networks of agencies and organizations that are positioned to identify girls at-risk and respond to eligible survivors/victims.

Register pre-application webinar on Monday, May 24, 2021, 1:00 – 2:00 p.m. eastern time to learn about solicitation requirements.

OVC FY 2021 Advancing the Use of Technology to Assist Victims of Crime

Closing Date

Through this solicitation, OVC seeks to provide funding to organizations that demonstrate innovative strategies to create, expand, or enhance the use of technology in innovative ways to interact directly with crime victims and/or to provide information, referrals, crisis assistance, and longer-term help.

Register pre-application webinar on Wednesday, May 12, 2021, 3:00 – 4:00 p.m. eastern time to learn about solicitation requirements.

OVC FY 2021 Transforming America's Response to Elder Abuse: Enhanced Multidisciplinary Teams (E-MDTs) for Older Victims of Financial Exploitation and Abuse

Closing Date

Under this program, OVC seeks applications to support the development and/or enhancement of multidisciplinary teams and to strengthen the capacity of E-MDTs to better identify and respond to cases of elder abuse and more comprehensively serve and support victims of financial exploitation.

Register pre-application webinar on Monday, May 17, 2021, 1:00 – 2:00 p.m. eastern time to learn about solicitation requirements.

OVC FY 2021 Invited to Apply Tribal Victim Services Set-Aside Formula Grant Program: Victim Services Projects

Closing Date

Tribal applicants whose OVC FY 2021 Tribal Victim Services Set-Aside (TVSSA) Formula Program population certification was accepted have been notified via an email to the applicant primary points of contact and authorized representatives.

Applicants should refer to the OVC FY 2021 TVSSA Formula Program solicitation for instructions on how to submit their application.