The Violence Against Women Reauthorization Act of 2013, which President Obama signed on March 7, 2013, amends the Violence Against Women Act (VAWA) of 1994 by adding a grant condition that prohibits discrimination by recipients of certain Department of Justice funds. Access the FAQs on the Nondiscrimination Grant Condition.
WHAT IS SAM? The System for Award Management (SAM) is the Official U.S. Government system that consolidated the capabilities of CCR/FedReg, ORCA, and EPLS. There is NO fee to register for this site. Entities may register at no cost directly from this page. User guides and webinars are available under the Help tab on the […]
Introduction The STOP Formula Grants Program is the primary source of Federal funding addressing domestic violence, dating violence, sexual assault, and stalking for States and Territories. It has the most broad-ranging application of any Federal grant program specifically aimed at these violent crimes. STOP Grants are intended to enhance and improve the way that law […]
2005 FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS ON STOP FORMULA GRANTS Note: The following FAQs were added in January, 2013: Service Population – #5 Financial Issues – #15, #16, #17, #18, and #19 Certifications – #33 The following FAQs were amended in January, 2013: Service Population – #2 and #4 Types of Services – […]
By statute, a grant made under the STOP Formula Grant Program may not cover more than 75% of the total costs of the project(s) funded. This includes any amount used by the state for administrative costs. (42 U.S.C. § 3796gg-1(f).) The costs of projects for victim services or tribes for which there is an exception […]