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OVC FY 17 VOCA Victim Compensation

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OVC will award each eligible state victim compensation program an annual grant equal to 60 percent of what the state spent in state-funded benefits in the previous two years, other than amounts awarded for property damage. Funds under this program shall be used by the states and territories for awards of compensation benefits to crime victims, with the following exception: states may retain up to 5 percent of their total grant for administrative and training purposes. Apply by July 18, 2017.


Number of Awards: 55
Total Amount Awarded: $134,073,815

Date Created: June 19, 2017