Grants to Tribal Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault Coalitions Program
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Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance Number:
Office on Violence Against Women, U.S. Department of Justice
This program provides grants for the development and
operation of nonprofit, nongovernmental tribal domestic
violence and sexual assault coalitions.
Funds must be used for one or more of the following
- Increasing awareness of domestic violence and sexual
assault against Indian women
- Enhancing the response to violence against Indian
women at the federal, state, and tribal levels
- Identifying and providing technical assistance to
coalition membership and tribal communities to enhance
access to essential services to Indian women victimized
by domestic and sexual violence, including sex
- Assisting tribes in developing and promoting state,
local, and tribal legislation and policies that enhance
best practices for responding to violent crimes against
Indian women, including the crimes of domestic violence,
dating violence, sexual assault, sex trafficking, and
Coalitions may receive additional funding if they
propose activities in the following areas:
- Work with local sexual assault programs and other
providers of direct services for sexual assault victims
to encourage appropriate responses to sexual assault
within the state, territory, or tribe
- Work with judicial and law enforcement agencies to
encourage appropriate responses to sexual assault cases
- Work with courts, child protective services agencies,
and children's advocates to develop appropriate responses
to child custody and visitation issues when sexual
assault has been determined to be a factor
- Design and conduct public education campaigns on
- Plan and monitor the distribution of sexual assault
related grants and grant funds to their state, territory,
- Collaborate with and inform federal, state, or local
public officials and agencies to develop and implement
policies to reduce or eliminate sexual assault
Eligible applicants include tribal coalitions that have
been recognized by Office on Violence Against Women (OVW)
as meeting the statutory definition of a "tribal
coalition" and providing services to tribes.
Amount of funding
- Recognized sexual assault only or dual domestic
violence and sexual assault coalitions are eligible for
$306,762 plus an additional $28,933 for the sexual
assault purpose areas, for a total of $335,755.
- Recognized domestic violence coalitions are eligible
for $306,762 .
Project period: 12 months
Estimated number of awards: 19
Estimated total program funding:
Links to the full announcement, application
instructions, and the online application process are
Applicants should submit an SF-424 and an SF-LLL in
grants.gov by August 29, 2022.
Submit the full application, including attachments, in
the JustGrants grants
management system by August 30, 2022.
Abuse and violence · American Indian or Alaska Native · Child welfare · Criminal justice system · Human services · Policy · Women
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