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Direct Services to Support Victims of Human Trafficking in the U.S. (OVC FY 2019)

Ana Isabel Paraguay
Posted July 15, 2019 from Brazil
Expired on July 18, 2019
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The U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ), Office of Justice Programs (OJP), Office for Victims of Crime (OVC) seek applications for this program to provide funding for direct services to victims of sex trafficking and labor trafficking, as well as for efforts to increase the capacity of communities to respond to human trafficking.

- urges applicants to submit applications at least 72 hours prior to the application due date, to allow time for the applicant to receive validation messages or rejection notifications from, and to correct in a timely fashion any problems that may have caused a rejection notification
- encourages all applicants to read

Eligibility: U.S. states, territories, units of local government, federally recognized Indian tribal governments, and nonprofit, NGOs (as described in section 501(c)(3) of Title 26 and exempt from taxation under 501(a) of such title).

Award Ceiling: US$925,000.

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Applicants must register with at prior to submitting an application.

All applications are due by 11:59 p.m. eastern time on July 19, 2019.

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Jill Langhus
Jul 15, 2019
Jul 15, 2019

Thanks, Ana, for sharing this great opp!

Ana Isabel Paraguay
Aug 12, 2019
Aug 12, 2019

Friendly reminders:
1. Study similar calls (open and closed ones) that interest you to discover what they have in common and how you can think ahead/plan to apply;
2. Prepare/update paperwork (certificates and atests usually required from an organization like yours);
3. Write (baby steps...!) and discuss a project draft - to validate the priorities within your group and to train your grant writing skills.
4. Do not wait to find a call and then start writing your oroposal/project. Start now!!!
5. Visit the World Pulse website >>> My Pulse >>> Resources and use its filters (right upper corner) to find what really suits you.
6; Share the opportunities that may not apply to you but can interest others.
7. Spread the word about your failures and achievements in grant requests - tell these stories too. They will enlighten and inspire the sisterhood.