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OVC FY 2021 Housing Assistance Grants for Victims of Human Trafficking

Opportunity ID
Solicitation Status
Fiscal Year
Closing Date
Posting Date
Solicitation Type

Deadline Extension

Grants.gov Deadline: 11:59 p.m. eastern time on Friday, April 16, 2021
JustGrants Application Deadline: 12:00 p.m. eastern time on Friday, May 7, 2021

The goal of this program is to provide safe, stable housing and appropriate services to victims of human trafficking.

The program will support—

  1. transitional housing, including funding for the operating expenses of a newly developed or existing transitional housing program; and
  2. short-term housing assistance, including rental or utilities payment assistance and assistance with related expenses.

Projects must also include support services designed to enable victims of human trafficking and any dependents to locate and secure permanent housing, find employment, and integrate into a community.

The Office for Victims of Crime expects to make 25 awards of up to $600,000 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 14, 2021, OVC staff reviewed solicitation requirements and conducted a question and answer session with interested potential applicants.


Number of Awards: 26
Total Amount Awarded: $15,352,775

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