The purpose of this program is to end the criminalization of minor victims of sex trafficking and develop, expand, or strengthen victim service programs to support victim-centered, trauma-informed, developmentally appropriate, and evidence-based responses to minor victims of sex trafficking.
Applicants are invited to apply under two program purpose areas. OVC anticipates making up to nine Purpose Area 1 awards of up to $1 million each and one Purpose Area 2 award of up to $1 million. Awards will be for a 36-month period of performance, to begin on October 1, 2022.
During a pre-application webinar on Wednesday, May 18, 2022, OVC staff reviewed solicitation requirements and conducted a question and answer session with interested potential applicants.
Number of Awards: 7
Total Amount Awarded: $6,327,308
Consultation, Engagement, Support Team for Commercially Sexually Exploited Children and Youth
- Sacramento County
Field Generated Strategies to Address the Criminalization of Minor Victims of Sex Trafficking Program Site
- Douglas County
Gracehaven Community Engagement, Direct Care, and Education Expansion Program
- Southeast Ohio
- Accepting Referrals from Across the State
Love146 Connecticut Survivor Care Program Expansion
Minor Victims of Sex Trafficking Prevention and Decriminalization Project for Summit & Medina Counties
- Summit County
- Medina County
The Link Safe Harbor Programs for Minor Victims of Sex Trafficking
Training and Technical Assistance (TTA) for the Field Generated Strategies to Address the Criminalization of Minor Victims of Sex Trafficking Program Sites (Field Strategies TTA)