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OVC FY 2019 Law Enforcement-Based Victim Specialist Program

Opportunity ID
OVC-2019-15600
Solicitation Status
Closed
Fiscal Year
2019
Closing Date
Posting Date
Description
This program will develop or enhance crime victim specialist programs within law enforcement agencies to better support victims through the criminal justice process including by connecting them with community-based direct victim services programs to more quickly and more effectively serve them. Funding under this program will support an estimated 80 victim specialist grants to state, tribal, and/or local law enforcement agencies to hire victim services staff to develop new programs or enhance existing law enforcement-based victim specialist programs. OVC conducted a pre-application webinar on June 6, 2019, and a recording and transcript of this webinar are available at www.ovc.gov/grants/webinars.html. Apply by July 26, 2019.

Awards

Number of Awards: 36
Total Amount Awarded: $12,971,252

Date Created: May 24, 2019