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More OVW FY 2023 Solicitations

Two more announcements that I received today:   NOW OPEN: OVW’s FY 2023  Grants to Engage Men and Boys as Allies in the Prevention of Violence Against Women and Girls Program Solicitation Grants to Prevent and Respond to Domestic Violence, Dating Violence, Sexual Assault, Stalking, and Sex Trafficking Against Children and Youth Program Solicitation Take care, […]

OVW FY 2023 Solicitation Announcements

Happy Monday! In case you did not see the following OVW FY 2023 solicitation announcements, I am sharing them here: Sexual Assault Services Culturally Specific Program Solicitation https://www.justice.gov/ovw/page/file/1568246/download Grants.gov Deadline: March 31, 2023 11:59 PM ET JustGrants Deadline: April 04, 2023 9:00 PM ET   Grants to Indian Tribal Governments Program https://www.justice.gov/ovw/page/file/1566421/download Grants.gov Deadline: April […]

VAWA Formula new Grantee Orientation

By now, I feel confident that each of you has seen the below email from Amy Loder. Some VAWA Administrators shared with me that they did not receive it directly from OVW/Amy.  I reached out to Amy regarding this and she indicated that if you did not receive her communication directly, then you are not […]

FY 2023 OVW Training and Services to End Abuse in Later Life Program

The OVW Training and Services to End Abuse in Later Life Program solicitation has been released.  This grant program supports a comprehensive approach to addressing abuse in later life, including domestic violence, dating violence, sexual assault, stalking, neglect, abandonment, economic abuse, or willful harm committed against victims who are 50 years of age or older To access this […]

Justice for Families Program Solicitation FY 2023

OVW sent out the FY 2023 Solicitation Announcement yesterday for the Justice for Families Program Solicitation. In the event that you did not receive it, here’s the link: https://www.justice.gov/ovw/page/file/1557636/download Take care! Barry

FFY 2022 STOP and SASP Allocation Charts

Good afternoon. Amy Loder sent out an email today announcing the STOP VAWA and the SASP allocation amounts. I am sure that you probably already received her email but as this is important information, I wanted to send you a second notice. I am attaching a copy of both charts for your easy reference. Take […]

VAWA “Incentive” Programs

Happy Monday! You likely received the following email from Amy Loder today but just in case you did not, please read below in italics for Amy’s message: Good afternoon, As you are aware, the Violence Against Women Act Reauthorization Act of 2022 (VAWA 2022) authorized two new “incentive” programs that, if funded, would enable states […]

VAWA Reauthorization “Redline” Document

Good afternoon. Per the request of many VAWA Administrators, I am sharing the following document that outlines the changes in the most recent VAWA Reauthorization when compared to the previously existing statute.   A great big thank you to the National Task Force to End Sexual and Domestic Violence who prepared this redline document that details […]

VAWA Reauthorization Comparisons

During our AVA Annual Meeting last week, several administrators requested something akin to a side-by-side comparison of the 2021 VAWA Reauthorization (passed in 2022) and the 2013 VAWA Reauthorization.   I will continue to work on this but wanted to share part of a press release in March by the USDOJ Office of Public Affairs.  […]

OVW FY 2022 SASP Solicitation

This is a reminder that you probably received from your OVW Program Manager today.   OVW Fiscal Year 2022 Sexual Assault Services Formula Program Solicitation      Application JustGrants Deadline: May 12, 2022, 9PM   https://www.justice.gov/ovw/page/file/1492451/download Take care,   Barry