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OVW FY 2020 Grants to Tribal Governments to Exercise Special Domestic Violence Criminal Jurisdiction - Federal Grants

Funding Opportunity Overview

Opportunity NumberOVW-2020-17677
Opportunity TitleOVW FY 2020 Grants to Tribal Governments to Exercise Special Domestic Violence Criminal Jurisdiction
Opportunity CategoryDiscretionary
Funding Instrument TypeGrant
Post DateNovember 27, 2019 (Wednesday)
Last Updated DateNovember 27, 2019 (Wednesday)
Close DateFebruary 12, 2020 (Wednesday)
Award AmountUp to $450,000 (total funding : $4,000,000)

Funding Detail Description

Through this grant program Indian tribes receive support to exercise special domestic violence criminal jurisdiction (SDVCJ) and technical assistance (TA) for planning and implementing changes in their criminal justice systems necessary to exercise the jurisdiction. The program encourages collaborations among tribal leadership, courts, prosecutors, attorneys, defense counsel, law enforcement, probation, victim service providers, and other partners to ensure that victims find safety and justice and that non-Indians who commit crimes of domestic violence, dating violence, and violations of protection orders in the Indian country of the participating tribe are held accountable.

Funding Additional Information

Agency NameOffice on Violence Against Women
Important Dates
Post DateNovember 27, 2019 (Wednesday)
Close DateFebruary 12, 2020 (Wednesday)
Last Updated DateNovember 27, 2019 (Wednesday)
Awards Detail
Award Ceiling$450,000
Estimated Total Program Funding$4,000,000
Expected Number Of Awards10
Cost Sharing or Matching RequirementNo
Additional InformationFull Announcement
Additional Information URLhttps://www.justice.gov/ovw/page/file/1220796/download

CFDA Numbers

Next CFDA (Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance) numbers are associated to this grant.
  • 16.025

Categories of Funding Activities

Categories of Funding Activities

  • Law, Justice and Legal Services

Category Explanation

  • No Additional Explanation Reported

Funding Eligibility

Eligible Applicants

  • Native American tribal governments (Federally recognized)

Grantor Contact Information

Grantor ContactRebekah Jones
Grant Program Specialist
(202)307-6026
OVW.TribalAffairs@usdoj.gov
EmailOVW.TribalAffairs@usdoj.gov
(OVW.TribalAffairs@usdoj.gov)