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Notice of Funds Available
FY 2020 CONSOLIDATED JUSTICE GRANTS RFA
The Office of Victim Services and Justice Grants (OVSJG) announces the availability of FY 2020 grant funds for strategies designed to implement juvenile justice and community corrections programs. OVSJG seeks to fund programs that enhance the administration of justice in the District and provide services to youth, victims of crime, and justice-involved individuals. Priority areas for juvenile justice funds include: juvenile delinquency prevention; restorative justice programs; juvenile reentry programs or related juvenile justice system reform programming. Priority areas for criminal justice funds include: community corrections and reentry; and planning, evaluation, and technology improvement.
The Request for Applications (RFA) will be available electronically beginning Monday April 29, 2019 at http://ovsjg.dc.gov. All applications are to be submitted via Zoomgrants™.The deadline for applications is 5pm EDT on Friday May 31, 2019. For additional information regarding this grant competition, please email [email protected] with the subject line reference “FY 2020 Consolidated Justice Grants RFA”.
Request for Applications
Youth Rehabilitation Amendment Act of 2017 (YRA) Support Funding
The Office of Victim Services and Justice Grants (OVSJG) is now accepting applications for grant funds under the Fiscal Year 2019 Local Fund to provide services and supports to victims of crime and youth offenders in understanding and navigating the sentencing provisions and set aside provisions of the Youth Rehabilitation Amendment Act of 2017 (YRA). The anticipated grant award period is June 1, 2019 – September 30, 2019. Annual funding will be available in the amount $100,000. Applicants should submit a budget reflecting a four-month award period for the remainder of FY19.
The deadline for applications is 5pm EDT on Monday May 13, 2019. All applications are to be submitted via Zoomgrants™. For additional information regarding this grant competition, please contact: Melissa Milchman, Grants Management Specialist, Office of Victim Services and Justice Grants, (202) 724-5047 or [email protected]
Fiscal Year 2020 Victim Services
The Office of Victim Services and Justice Grants is now accepting applications for grant funds under the Fiscal Year 2020 Victim Services Consolidated RFA to maintain the comprehensive network of trauma informed services available to victims of violent crime; to address the issues of domestic violence, dating violence, stalking, and sexual assault in a manner that promotes victim safety and offender accountability; to improve the treatment of victims of crime by providing them with the assistance and services necessary to aid their restoration after a violent criminal act; and to support and aid them as they move through the criminal and civil justice processes. The activities funded through this RFP are intended to strengthen a coordinated network of services and referral system.
There will be a Pre-Bidder Webinar on April 30, 2019 starting at 2:00 p.m. The deadline for applications is 11:59pm EDT on Tuesday, May 14, 2019. All applications are to be submitted via Zoomgrants™. For more information, contact Cheryl Bozarth, Deputy Director, Victim Services, Office of Victim Services and Justice Grants at 202-727-6552 or [email protected]
FY2020 Show Up, Stand Out (SUSO) Program: Consolidated Community-Based Truancy Reduction Grant Initiative (CBTR)
The District of Columbia Office of Victim Services and Justice Grants (OVSJG) is now accepting applications for funds for strategies designed to address truancy in the District through the Show Up, Stand Out program. Data-driven and evidence-based practices should be implemented to enhance attendance and access to community-based services for families of those k-8 youth who are truant prior to interventions by the Child and Family Services Agency, Office of the Attorney General, and/or Court Social Services.
There will be a Pre-Bidder webinar on April 22, 2019 from 11:00 a.m to Noon. All submissions are due by May 17, 2019 at 3pm EDT via Zoomgrants™. For more information email: [email protected].
Historic OVSJG Requests for Application (RFA) - RFA's that were issued in the past three fiscal years.
OVSJG Grant Funding Source Information - Information about funding sources and the grants that OVSJG typically offers.