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Tribal Victim Services Set-Aside Formula Program

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Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance Number: 16.841
Office for Victims of Crime, U.S. Department of Justice
May 11, 2022

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
  • Medical and dental care directly related to the victimization
  • Mental health services
  • Substance abuse treatment
  • Forensic interviewing of children
  • Transportation services
  • Education and employment readiness assistance

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 an administrative formula based on population certification (allocation table)
Project period: 1-5 years, as determined by the applicant
Estimated number of awards: 192
Estimated total program funding: $110,000,000

Application process

Links to the full announcement and application instructions are available through

Applicants should submit an SF-424 and an SF-LLL in by May 11, 2022.

Submit the full application, including attachments, in the JustGrants grants management system by June 23, 2022.

The program description may be submitted as a traditional project narrative, as a checklist, or it may be created through an interview with staff who will document the information. Applicants that wish to complete the program description by interview should email the request to by May 19, 2022.

Tagged as
Abuse and violence · American Indian or Alaska Native · Behavioral health · Criminal justice system · Culture and cultural competency · Educational attainment · Employment and unemployment · Healthcare needs and services · Housing and homelessness · Human services · Needs assessment methods and resources · Networking and collaboration · Oral health · Planning and strategy methods and resources · Substance use and misuse · Transportation

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