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OVC FY 2022 Developing Greater Understanding of the Needs of and Resources for Victims of Criminal Justice System-Related Harm

Opportunity ID
Solicitation Status
Fiscal Year
Closing Date
Posting Date
Solicitation Type
Grants.gov Deadline
June 29, 2022, 11:59 pm Eastern
Application JustGrants Deadline
July 6, 2022, 8:59 pm Eastern

The purpose of this grant program is to—

  • better understand the service needs of persons harmed by a criminal justice system error or failure;
  • develop best practices to identify these victims;
  • determine whether services currently exist that can meet the needs of this victim population; and
  • offer recommendations for appropriate service delivery, resources, partnerships, and tools.

OVC anticipates making up to three awards of up to $300,000 each for up to an 18-month period of performance, to begin on October 1, 2022.

Pre-Application Webinar
During a pre-application webinar on Wednesday, June 8, 2022, OVC staff reviewed solicitation requirements and conducted a question and answer session with interested potential applicants.


Number of Awards: 1
Total Amount Awarded: $299,999

Date Created: May 6, 2022