Funder: Office on Violence against Women (OVW)

Deadline: 02/26/2020

Award Details: This initiative typically makes awards in the range of $150,000 - $2,000,000. OVW estimates that it will make up to 47 awards for an estimated $24,000,000.

Number of Awards: 47

Target Population: The primary purpose of the OVW Training and Technical Assistance Initiative (TA Initiative) is to provide direct technical assistance to existing and potential grantees and sub-grantees to enhance their efforts to successfully implement projects supported by OVW grant funds. OVW’s TA Initiative is designed to strengthen and build the capacity of civil and criminal justice system professionals and victim service providers across the nation to respond effectively to domestic violence, sexual assault, dating violence, and stalking and foster partnerships among organizations that have not traditionally worked together to address these crimes.


National, tribal, statewide, or other nonprofit organizations with the capacity to provide nationwide training and technical assistance. In limited circumstances, OVW may support institutions of higher education and state, local, or tribal governments or governmental agencies (e.g., police departments, prosecutor’s offices, or probation departments), or local nonprofit organizations.

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