New Office for Victims of Crime (OVC) Funding Opportunity: FY19 Tribal Victim Services Set-Aside Program, Stand Alone Solicitation

Deadline: July 29, 2019
Posted: May 29, 2019
 
Through the FY 2019 Tribal Victim Services Set-Aside Program solicitation, OVC seeks to provide support to tribal communities to improve services for victims of crime. This program will support a comprehensive range of activities including needs assessment, strategic planning, program development and implementation, and other activities needed to address the needs of a wide variety of crime victims in tribal communities. 
 
Apply under one of the following purpose areas:
 
–Purpose Area 1: Establishment of a New Victim Service Program . Applicants that have no existing victim services program, including applicants that do not have programs and are going to coordinate with others to provide services to them.
 
–Purpose Area 2: Coordination and Expansion of Existing Victim Service Program. The goal under this purpose area is for existing victim service programs to expand and enhance their services so that they can become more victim-centered, culturally competent, and provide more services, better services, serve more victims, and provide services to crime victims for whom there were no services available previously.
 
OVC will conduct two pre-application webinars to review the solicitation requirements and conduct a question and answer session. The first webinar will be held on Thursday, June 20, 2019, from 1–2 p.m. eastern time, and a follow-up webinar will be held on Thursday, June 27, 2019, from 1–2 p.m. eastern time. Register now