Through this solicitation, OVC seeks to provide funding to organizations that demonstrate innovative strategies to create, expand, or enhance the use of technology to interact directly with crime victims, improve the quality of services, and improve the accessibility and responsiveness of victim service organizations.
Funding under this initiative may support:
Applicants are encouraged to focus on, but are not limited to applications that focus on—
Up to $4,500,000 was available in FY 2021.
Deliverables can be web applications (apps), management information systems, interactive websites, or any improvement or enhancement that uses technology to provide the service or support the program.
Other deliverables include the following:
The following entities are eligible to apply:
Applicants are to submit an SF-424 and an SF-LLL in Grants.gov by May 26, 2022. Applicants are then to submit the full application in JustGrants by June 2, 2022. A similar deadline is anticipated annually.
Up to $3,000,000 is available in FY 2022 for up to four awards. Individual award amounts vary up to $750,000. Cost sharing/matching is not required. Project periods will extend up to 36-months, starting October 1, 2022.