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OVC FY 2021 Field-Generated Human Trafficking Training and Technical Assistance for Law Enforcement

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Second Deadline Extension

Grants.gov Deadline: 11:59 p.m. eastern time on Friday, April 16, 2021
JustGrants Application Deadline: 11:59 p.m. eastern time on Friday, April 30, 2021

This program provides funding for the development of innovative strategies, approaches, and models to support jurisdictions engaged in identifying victims of human trafficking and investigating and prosecuting human trafficking and related crimes. The program will support jurisdictions to—

  1. investigate and prosecute acts of severe forms of trafficking in persons and related offenses that occur, in whole or part, within the territorial jurisdiction of the United States.
  2. train law enforcement personnel on how to identify victims of severe forms of human trafficking in persons and related offenses.
  3. educate and train law enforcement personnel in how to establish trust of persons subjected to trafficking and encourage cooperation with prosecution efforts.

The Office for Victims of Crime expects to make four awards of up to $500,000 each for a 36-month period of performance to begin on October 1, 2021.

Pre-Application Webinar

During a pre-application webinar on Wednesday, April 7, 2021, OVC staff reviewed solicitation requirements and conducted a question and answer session with interested potential applicants.


Number of Awards: 4
Total Amount Awarded: $2,000,000

Date Modified: March 25, 2021

Second Deadline Extension
OVC has extended both deadlines for this solicitation. 

Date Modified: February 1, 2021

Deadlines Extended
OVC has extended both deadlines for this solicitation.

SF-424 Clarification
View changes regarding the SF-424 that OVC made after the initial release of the solicitation.

Date Created: January 13, 2021