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Field-Generated Solutions for Tribal and Non-Tribal Communities to Improve Services for Victims of Crime

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: 16.582
Office for Victims of Crime, U.S. Department of Justice
Jul 24, 2019

National Criminal Justice Reference Service (NCJRS) Response Center
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The Office for Victims of Crime provides grants for innovative, field-generated approaches to fill gaps in the availability of resources and services for crime victims in American Indian and Alaska Native (AI/AN) communities and other victim populations.

Purpose areas include:

  • Purpose Area 1: Innovative Programs to Fill Gaps in Tribal Crime Victim Services
  • Purpose Area 2: Innovations in Telehealth
  • Purpose Area 3: Improving Responses to Victims of Burglary
  • Purpose Area 4: Improving the Ordering and Collecting of Restitution for Victims
  • Purpose Area 5: Other Innovative Programs to Fill Gaps in Crime Victim Services

Goals, Objectives, and Deliverables for each Purpose Area are provided in the application instructions.


Eligible applicants include:

  • States
  • Units of local government
  • Federally recognized tribal governments
  • Tribal consortia
  • Nonprofit organizations
  • For-profit organizations
Geographic coverage
Amount of funding

Award ceiling: $800,000
Project period: 36 months
Estimated number of awards: 12
Estimated total program funding: $8,000,000

Separate and unique funding is available for tribal applicants; therefore, they will not compete with non-tribal applicants due to the availability of that funding.

Application process

Links to the full announcement, application instructions, and the online application process are available through

Tagged as
Abuse and violence · American Indians, Alaska Natives, and Native Hawaiians · Criminal justice system · Cultural competency · Telehealth

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