VAWA Resources

OVW Resources Pertaining to COVID-19

Please refer to the following COVID-19 resources provided by OVW: The Office on Violence Against Women (OVW) has developed a resource guide to address some of the most pressing questions that it has received related to grantee obligations and options regarding how to operate, provide services, and manage OVW grants. Follow this link to learn […]

OVW info re Match Waivers and Leave Policy as it Pertains to Covid-19

Happy Monday to all of you! AVA and OVW held a conference call today and there are two areas that OVW requested we emphasize to each of you.  They are: Match Waivers – You recently received correspondence from OVW (AVA resent it on this listserve) regarding match that included the following information:“For your Fiscal Year (FY) […]

Message from Amy Loder re STOP/SASP Award Extensions

Because the information included in the below email is so important, we wanted to send it out to you even though it is likely that you have already received it from OVW. Here’s the update from Amy Loder/OVW: Good morning.   I hope you are all healthy and adjusting well to the current circumstances.   […]

OVW FAQs – specifically re Covid-19

The following link includes information that is posted on OVW’s website under the FAQ section.  Please find the time to read it as it is directly related to your everyday work.     Take care and be safe out there!   Barry Barry Bryant – Executive Director Association of VAWA Administrators 9660 Falls of […]

SASP and STOP Progress Reporting – Deadline Extended

Please see the below important message from Amy Loder of OVW. Thank you and be safe! Barry   Subject:  SASP and STOP Progress Reporting – Deadline Extended   Good afternoon.   The deadline to submit progress reports for the SASP and STOP Formula Programs has been extended to May 29, 2020.  I want to thank the states […]

FY 2020 STOP Formula Grant Solicitation

Please find attached, a link to the STOP formula great solicitation. Also, please note the deadline date of April 30, 2020. Take care and be safe! Barry

New Grantee Orientation

In case you missed this from Amy Loder/OVW: “Good evening everyone.   I would like to provide an update about the New Grantee Orientation (NGO). We have received several inquiries, with an increase over the past several days. It is our understanding that many states, territories, and organizations are unable to travel. More importantly, we […]

FY 2020 Sexual Assault Services Formula (SAS Formula) Program Solicitation is now available! 

Good morning, I’m pleased to announce that the FY 2020 Sexual Assault Services Formula (SAS Formula) Program Solicitation is now available!  You can find the full solicitation on the OVW website here,  Applications will be submitted via GMS.   Application Due Date: April 14, 2020   Please note that the state/territory allocations have not been […]

OVW Fiscal Year 2020 Research and Evaluation Initiative Solicitation is now available

New! The OVW Fiscal Year 2020 Research and Evaluation Initiative Solicitation is now available. Apply by: March 25, 2020 OVW’s Research and Evaluation Initiative is designed to support researcher-practitioner partnerships and a broad range of research and evaluation methods, including qualitative, mixed-method, and quasi-experimental, and experimental designs. Eligible applicants are limited to: States, units of local government, […]