U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) - Office on Violence Against Women (OVW)
01/16/20 11:59 PM ET
Grants to USA and territories local agencies, states, tribal governments and organizations, and nonprofits for services to women with disabilities who are victims of gender-based or domestic violence. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take several weeks.
The goal of the Disability Grant Program (DGP) is to create sustainable change within and between organizations that improves the response to individuals with disabilities and Deaf individuals who are victims of domestic violence, dating violence, stalking, and sexual assault and to hold perpetrators of such crimes accountable. DGP funds are used to establish and strengthen multidisciplinary collaborative relationships; increase organizational capacity to provide accessible, safe, and effective services to individuals with disabilities and Deaf individuals who are victims of violence and abuse; identify needs within the grantee’s organization and/or service area; and develop a plan to address those identified needs that builds a strong foundation for future work.
In FY 2020, OVW is interested in supporting the priority areas identified below. Applications proposing activities in the following areas will be given special consideration.
GrantWatch ID#: 132262
OVW estimates that it will make up to 12 awards.
This program typically makes awards in the range of $325,000 - $500,000.
Funding levels under this program for FY 2020 are:
1. New, state-focused: $500,000 for 36 months.
2. New, local-focused or tribal-focused: $425,000 for 36 months.
3. Continuation, state-focused: $400,000 for 24 months.
4. Continuation, local-focused: $325,000 for 24 months.
The award period is 36 months for new applications and 24 months for continuation applications.
OVW anticipates that the award period will start on October 1, 2020.
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
For assistance with the requirements of this solicitation, to register for the Pre-Application Information Session, or to submit a Letter of Intent, email OVW OVW.Disabilities@usdoj.gov.
Alternatively, interested parties may call OVW at (202) 307-6026.
Sylvia Pauling, Grant Program Specialist
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