VAWA Resources

OVW Solicitations and VAWA Reauthorization

  AVA met via conference call on Monday, April 9 with OVW and had a very productive meeting. We wanted to share two pieces of information that came from our discussion. Several of you have asked if AVA had updates about STOP solicitations and/or the VAWA Reauthorization. Here’s what we learned from OVW: OVW Solicitations  The […]

STOP and SASP Solicitation Info for FY2018

Program Name CFDA Number Estimated Solicitation Release Date Type of Applicants Anticipated Application Due Date Competition Peer Review Estimated Peer Review Date Sexual Assault Services Formula Program 16.017 3/26/18 Formula 5/8/18 N/A N/A N/A STOP Formula Grant Program 16.588 4/05/18 Formula 5/06/18 N/A N/A N/A    

President’s Budget

The President’s budget was released earlier today.  You can find the complete budget on the OMB website at. https://www.whitehouse.gov/ omb/appendix/ I have included below, part of an addendum that provides important information about funding for VAWA through the Department of Justice. Agency: DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE Subcommittee: Commerce, Justice, Science, and Related Agencies Offsets Removed: $12,491,000,000 […]

OVW Open Solicitations

Coordinated Tribal Assistance Solicitation with related FAQs, fact sheet, and other materials Grants for Outreach and Services to Underserved Populations Grants to Tribal Governments to Exercise Special Domestic Violence Criminal Jurisdiction Justice for Families Program   Watch the Pre-Application Information Session, which describes the main requirements for this soliciation.  Sexual Assault Services Culturally Specific Program Training and Services […]

Justice for All Reauthorization Act

Congress has passed Senate Bill 2577, the Justice For All Reauthorization Act and it now heads to the President for signature.  Of particular interest to STOP administrators is that this bill includes language that exempts VAWA grants from  the PREA penalties.  Unfortunately that won’t help FY 2016 awards since those are already moving forward.  And, […]