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Application Forms & Documents

These materials describe the International Terrorism Victim Expense Reimbursement Program (ITVERP) program, general requirements, implementation efforts, and the steps to apply for this benefit.

Forms & Checklists

You will need the following forms and instructions to prepare your application.


Reports to Congress

Resource List

These Federal government resources and programs may be of assistance to you.

Office of Overseas Citizens Services, Bureau of Consular Affairs, U.S. Department of State
Assists American citizens who become victims of crime while traveling, working, or residing abroad. Consular duty personnel are available for emergency assistance 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, at embassies, consulates, and consular agencies overseas and in Washington, D.C.

Contact information for U.S. Embassies and Consulates overseas can be found at www.usembassy.gov.

Victim Services Division, Federal Bureau of Investigation, U.S. Department of Justice
Manages the FBI’s operational victim assistance response to terrorist attacks outside the United States, criminal transportation disasters, and other mass casualty crimes.

Office of Justice for Victims of Overseas Terrorism, National Security Division, U.S. Department of Justice
Responsible for ensuring that the investigation and prosecution of a terrorist attack remains a high priority within the Department of Justice and providing information and support to victims and their families during the criminal justice process.

More information on this office and available services can be found in the Assistance for U.S. Victims of Overseas Terrorism and Their Families brochure.

More information is available from the Help for Victims section of the OVC website.

Date Created: April 2, 2020