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OVC FY 08 State Victim Assistance Academy Initative (New)

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This grant opportunity offers five first-year awards of $35,000 for the development and provision of comprehensive, academically based, fundamental education and training for victim assistance providers, victim advocates, criminal justice personnel, and allied professionals who routinely work with victims of crime. Grants could total $195,000 for this 3-year project. Applicants must demonstrate a commitment from the state Victims of Crime Act (VOCA) victim assistance and compensation program offices to help develop the Academy.


Number of Awards: 3
Total Amount Awarded: $104,050

Date Created: April 2, 2008