The Bureau of Justice Statistics' National Crime Victimization Survey Victimization Analysis Tool provides victimization data by victim/offender relationship (stranger vs. non-stranger). Additional information is available on the Stranger and non-stranger crime section of the Bureau of Justice Statistics website.
The 2021 NCVRW Theme Posters and Resource Kits are not yet are available to order.
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Create a 1 year budget to include the following:
- Personnel - The salary should be based on your current income with consideration to cost of living in Washington, D.C. You must document how you calculated the salary requested. See the Fellowship solicitation for additional details.
- Fringe Benefits - Allowable benefits are detailed in the Fellowship solicitation. These include life insurance, health insurance (individual plan), disability insurance, state workers’ compensation, retirement plan, (see the Retirement Plans Community section of the IRS website for self-employed pension plan details), Federal Insurance Contributions Act (FICA) tax (typical employer contribution of 7.65 percent of salary), public transportation cost (see www.wmata.com for actual metro or bus expenses). Some research on your part will be necessary to accurately detail the proposed fringe benefits.
- Travel - Visit www.gsa.gov when developing your travel budget. Some examples of work-related travel during a Fellowship include travel to conferences or training, travel with OVC staff to various site visits across the U.S. No international travel is allowed.
- Supplies – Consider supplies that you will need, such the cost for a cell phone, if necessary.
- Other – Consider possible expenses, such as monthly cell phone use, conference/training registration fees, professional reference materials, and business cards.
You will be expected to prepare and submit a budget as outlined in the solicitation.
A date has not been announced for the 2021 National Crime Victims' Service Awards Ceremony.
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An applicant that experiences unforeseen Grants.gov or JustGrants technical issues beyond its control that prevent it from submitting its application by the deadline must email the Nation al Criminal Justice Reference Service Response Center at [email protected] within 24 hours after the application deadline to request approval to submit its application after the deadline.
Applicants must submit their application electronically. OVC will not accept paper submissions.
Please enter "Not Applicable (N/A)".
Fellows are grantees who are provided an individual award to conduct the activities proposed in the application. As such, each section that requires a name and contact information should contain your legal name.