OVW FY 2014 Justice for Families Program

Quick Facts

Due DateJanuary 23, 2014 (Thursday)
Award Amount$ 50,000 - $ 400,000
Category of Funding ActivityLaw, Justice and Legal Services
Eligible Applicants
  • State governments
  • County governments
  • City or township governments
  • Native American tribal governments (Federally recognized)
  • Nonprofits having a 501 (c) (3) status with the IRS, other than institutions of higher education

Program Description

All applications must be submitted through DOJ's online Grants Management System (GMS). Refer to 'How to Apply' for more information on how to register with GMS on page 15 of the solicitation. The Justice for Families Program was authorized in the Violence Against Women Reauthorization Act (VAWA) of 2013 to improve the response of all aspects 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. The program includes purpose areas previously authorized under the Safe Havens and the Courts Programs, along with new purpose areas and applicant requirements.

General Information

Funding Opportunity NumberOVW-2014-3698
Funding Opportunity TitleOVW FY 2014 Justice for Families Program
Opportunity CategoryLaw, Justice and Legal Services
Funding Instrument TypeCooperative Agreement
Category ExplanationNot Available
Number of Awards50
Cost Sharing or Matching RequirementNo
Posted DateJanuary 2, 2014 (Thursday)
Application Due DateJanuary 23, 2014 (Thursday)
Application Archive DateFebruary 22, 2014 (Saturday)
Total Program Funding$ 15,500,000
Award Amount$ 50,000 - $ 400,000
CFDA Number
  • 16.021 - Justice Systems Response to Families

Eligible Applicants

  • State governments
  • County governments
  • City or township governments
  • Native American tribal governments (Federally recognized)
  • Nonprofits having a 501 (c) (3) status with the IRS, other than institutions of higher education

Contact Information

Agency NameDepartment of Justice
Program Information WebsiteOVW FY 2014 Justice for Families Program
ContactOffice: Office of Justice Programs
Address: Office on Violence Against Women
Ginger Baran
Phone 202-305-2093
virginia.baran@usdoj.gov

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