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OVC FY 2021 VOCA Victim Compensation Fellow

Opportunity ID
O-OVC-2021-19001
Solicitation Status
Open
Fiscal Year
2021
Closing Date
Posting Date
Solicitation Type
Competitive
Description

Grants.gov Deadline: 11:59 p.m. eastern time on Tuesday, July 6, 2021
JustGrants Application Deadline: 11:59 p.m. eastern time on Monday, July 19, 2021

This program will support one fellow assigned to OVC’s State Victim Resource Division. The Fellow will work with Compensation Administrators to identify resources (e.g., best practices) and what OVC can implement to better support states in the administration of state victim compensation programs, including increasing access to compensation and receipt of compensation for victims of color, who historically have not accessed or received compensation funding at the same rate as other eligible victim populations.

OVC anticipates making up to one award of up to $400,000 for a 36-month period of performance, to begin on October 1, 2021.

Pre-Application Webinar

During a pre-application webinar on Wednesday, June 2, 2021, OVC staff reviewed solicitation requirements and conducted a question and answer session with interested potential applicants.

Date Created: May 19, 2021