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OVC FY 2022 Field-Generated Strategies to Address the Criminalization of Minor Victims of Sex Trafficking

Opportunity ID
Solicitation Status
Fiscal Year
Closing Date
Posting Date
Solicitation Type
Grants.gov Deadline
June 16, 2022, 11:59 pm Eastern
Application JustGrants Deadline
June 23, 2022, 8:59 pm Eastern

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.

Pre-Application Webinar
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

Date Created: April 25, 2022