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Tribal Victim Services Set-Aside Formula Program

This funding record is inactive. Please see the program website or contact the program sponsor to determine if this program is currently accepting applications or will open again in the future.

Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance Number: 16.841
Office for Victims of Crime, U.S. Department of Justice
Letter of Intent (Required): Apr 30, 2020
Application: Jun 15, 2020

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The Tribal Victim Services Set-Aside Program provides formula grants for tribal communities to improve services for victims of crime.

Funding may be used for:

  • Community needs assessment
  • Strategic planning
  • Victim service program development and implementation
  • Victim service program expansion
  • Community outreach and education
  • Purchasing or procuring tangible items related to victim services
  • Other activities needed to address the needs of a wide variety of crime victims in tribal communities

Examples of victim services include, but are not limited to:

  • Shelter/transitional housing
  • Crisis intervention
  • Civil legal assistance
  • Forensic medical services
  • Healing/cultural practices
  • Mental health services
  • Substance abuse treatment
  • Forensic interviewing of children
  • Transportation services

Eligible applicants include:

  • Federally recognized Tribal governments
  • Alaska Native villages
  • Tribal designees
  • Tribal consortia consisting of two or more federally recognized Tribes
Geographic coverage
Amount of funding

Estimated award: Determined by a formula and range between $350,000 - $3,000,000
Project period: Up to 5 years
Estimated total program funding: $118,000,000

Application process

Links to the full announcement and application instructions are available through

Applications should be submitted through the Office of Justice Programs grants management system. The deadline for the pre-application is April 30, 2020, and the full application must be submitted by June 15, 2020.

Tagged as
Abuse and violence · American Indians, Alaska Natives, and Native Hawaiians · Behavioral health · Criminal justice system · Cultural competency · Housing and homelessness · Human services · Needs assessment methods and resources · Networking and collaboration · Planning and strategy methods and resources · Substance abuse · Transportation

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