Direct Services for Victims of Human Trafficking
The Direct Services for Victims of Human Trafficking Program offers grants to develop, expand, or strengthen victim service programs for victims of human trafficking.
Purpose areas for funding include:
- Purpose Area 1: Developing Capacity to Serve Human Trafficking Victims
- Purpose Area 2: Enhancing Scope of Services for Human Trafficking Victims
- Purpose Area 3: Specialized Services for Human Trafficking Victims
Priority will be given to:
- Applications from federally-recognized Tribes
- Applications that address specific challenges that rural communities face
- Applications that demonstrate that the individuals who are intended to benefit from the requested grant reside in high-poverty areas or persistent-poverty counties
- Applications that offer enhancements to public safety in economically distressed communities (Qualified Opportunity Zones)
Eligible applicants include:
- States and territories
- Units of local government
- Nonprofit, nongovernmental victims' service organizations with the capacity to serve human trafficking victims
Award ceiling: $750,000
Project period: 3 years
Estimated number of awards: 30
Estimated total program funding: $16,500,000
Links to the full announcement and online application process are available through grants.gov. The application instructions will be found on the related documents tab.
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