U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ), Office of Justice Programs (OJP), Office for Victims of Crime (OVC)
06/15/21 11:59 PM ET - Grants.gov deadline; JustGrants deadline is 06/29/21 11:59 PM ET
Grants to USA and territories local, tribal, and state government agencies, nonprofit organizations, for-profits, and animal welfare organizations to provide shelter for domestic abuse victims and their companion animals. Applicants are advised to complete required registrations prior to applying.
This program will provide funding for shelter and transitional housing and other assistance to victims of domestic violence and their companion animals, which under this program means pets, service animals, emotional support animals, and horses. The term “domestic violence victim” means a victim of domestic violence, dating violence, sexual assault, or stalking, as established in Public Law 115-334.
The purpose of this program, per 34 U.S.C. 20127(b)(3), is to support projects that provide the following:
Grantees will make the housing and supportive services described above available to a victim for a period of not more than 24 months, which may be extended an additional 6 months in the case of a victim who has made a good faith effort to acquire permanent housing for themselves and the victim’s companion animal during that 24-month period and has been unable to acquire permanent housing within that period. See 34 U.S.C. 20127(b)(5).
For information on Goals, Objectives, and Deliverables, see: https://ovc.ojp.gov/funding/fy-2021/o-ovc-2021-96005.pdf#page=6
The Department of Justice is committed to advancing work that promotes civil rights, increases access to justice, supports crime victims, protects the public from crime and evolving threats, and builds trust between law enforcement and the community. In FY 2021, OJP will give priority consideration in award decisions to applications that demonstrate ways in which their projects will advance one or more of these areas. In addition, OJP will give priority consideration, if applicable, to applicants that demonstrate that the individuals who are intended to benefit from the requested grant reside in high-poverty areas or persistent-poverty counties. For more details about priority areas, see: https://ovc.ojp.gov/funding/fy-2021/o-ovc-2021-96005.pdf#page=7
GrantWatch ID#: 189218
Anticipated Maximum Dollar Amount of Awards: $500,000
Period of Performance start date: October 1, 2021
Period of Performance duration: 36 months
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