This initiative is intended to support or expand on federal, state, local, and tribal efforts to enforce crime victims' rights. Applicants may apply under the following purpose areas: victims' rights legal clinics that will provide legal representation to victims and train allied professionals in an effort to enforce victims' rights in the criminal justice process (Purpose Area 1), and one training and technical assistance provider to provide support to the selected legal clinics (Purpose Area 2). OVC anticipates making up to eight awards under purpose area 1 and one award under purpose 2 of up to $1 million each. OVC expects to make awards for a 36-month period of performance, to begin on October 1, 2020. Apply by April 27, 2020.
OVC FY 2020 Crime Victims' Rights Legal Clinics Pre-Application Webinar
OVC staff review the solicitation requirements and conduct a question and answer session with interested potential applicants.
Number of Awards: 5
Total Amount Awarded: $4,999,824