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Rural Health
Funding by Sponsor: Office on Violence Against Women

Summaries of funding programs are provided by RHIhub for your convenience. Please contact the funder directly for the most complete and current information.

Justice for Families Program Solicitation
Grants to improve the response of the civil and criminal justice system to families with a history of domestic violence, dating violence, sexual assault, and stalking, or in cases involving allegations of child sexual abuse. One of the program priorities includes addressing the specific challenges that rural communities face in responding to domestic violence, dating violence, sexual assault, and stalking.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide and U.S. territories
Letter of Intent (Optional): Dec 20, 2019
Application Deadline: Jan 8, 2020
Sponsors: Office on Violence Against Women, U.S. Department of Justice
Sexual Assault Forensic-Medical and Advocacy Services for Tribes (FAST) Initiative
Grants to establish, sustain, and/or expand programs offering sexual assault medical forensic exams and sexual assault victim services in tribal communities. Priority will be given to applicants proposing innovative ways of bringing experienced Sexual Assault Forensic Examiners (SAFEs) to remote tribal communities.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Letter of Intent (Optional): Dec 20, 2019
Application Deadline: Jan 10, 2020
Sponsors: Office on Violence Against Women, U.S. Department of Justice
National Indian Country Clearinghouse on Sexual Assault Call for Concept Papers Inactive
The Office on Violence Against Women is requesting concept papers that will supplement the work of the National Indian Country Clearinghouse on Sexual Assault with new activities in the areas of Alaska tribal governments and villages, effective responses to sexual assault, and coordinated community response models.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: May 14, 2019
Sponsors: Office on Violence Against Women, U.S. Department of Justice
Grants to Tribal Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault Coalitions Program Inactive
Grants for the development and operation of nonprofit, nongovernmental tribal domestic violence and sexual assault coalitions.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: May 9, 2019
Sponsors: Office on Violence Against Women, U.S. Department of Justice
Grants to Tribal Governments to Exercise Special Domestic Violence Criminal Jurisdiction (SDVCJ) Inactive
Grant support and technical assistance for tribes for planning, developing, and implementing changes in tribal criminal justice systems necessary to exercise Special Domestic Violence Criminal Jurisdiction (SDVCJ). Collaboration among tribal entities is strongly encouraged.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Letter of Intent (Optional): Mar 28, 2019
Application Deadline: Apr 11, 2019
Sponsors: Office on Violence Against Women, U.S. Department of Justice
Office on Violence Against Women Training and Technical Assistance Initiative Inactive
Grants to provide direct technical assistance for existing and potential grantees and sub-grantees to enhance and support their efforts to successfully implement projects supported by OVW grant funds. This initiative is designed to build and enhance the capacity of civil and criminal justice system professionals and victim service providers to respond effectively to sexual assault, domestic violence, dating violence, and stalking and foster partnerships among organizations that have not traditionally worked together to address these crimes.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Letter of Intent (Optional): Mar 26, 2019
Application Deadline: Apr 11, 2019
Sponsors: Office on Violence Against Women, U.S. Department of Justice
Violence Against Women Tribal Governments Program: Coordinated Tribal Assistance Solicitation (CTAS) Inactive
Grants to improve the criminal justice system response to violence against women, including supporting law enforcement, prosecution, courts, and multi-disciplinary teams.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Mar 12, 2019
Sponsors: Office on Violence Against Women, U.S. Department of Justice
Consolidated Grant Program to Address Children and Youth Experiencing Domestic and Sexual Assault and Engage Men and Boys as Allies Inactive
Funding for comprehensive child and youth centered prevention and intervention programs that address domestic violence, dating violence, sexual assault, sex trafficking, and stalking.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Letter of Intent (Optional): Feb 13, 2019
Application Deadline: Mar 6, 2019
Sponsors: Office on Violence Against Women, U.S. Department of Justice
Tribal Sexual Assault Services Program (Tribal SASP) Inactive
Funding for tribes and tribal organizations to create, maintain, and expand sustainable sexual assault services.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Letter of Intent (Optional): Feb 19, 2019
Application Deadline: Mar 5, 2019
Sponsors: Office on Violence Against Women, U.S. Department of Justice
Rural Sexual Assault, Domestic Violence, Dating Violence, and Stalking Assistance Program Inactive
Grants for collaborative projects designed to address and prevent sexual assault, domestic violence, dating violence, and stalking in rural communities.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide and U.S. Territories
Letter of Intent (Optional): Jan 29, 2019
Application Deadline: Feb 14, 2019
Sponsors: Office on Violence Against Women, U.S. Department of Justice