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2021 Sexual Assault Services Culturally Specific Program (U.S.)

Ana Isabel Paraguay
Posted January 28, 2021 from Brazil
Expired on February 28, 2021
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The U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ), Office on Violence Against Women (OVW) is seeking applications for its Sexual Assault Services (SAS) Culturally Specific Program to support nonprofit organizations that focuses primarily on culturally specific communities and have experience in the area of sexual assault or who partner with an organization having such expertise.

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The goal of the SAS Culturally Specific Program is to establish, maintain, and expand sustainable, culturally appropriate services that address the unique needs and challenges of victims of sexual assault from culturally specific communities.

Eligible Applicants:
1. U.S. Nonprofits having a 501(c)(3) status with the IRS, other than institutions of higher education;
2. Nonprofit organizations that focus primarily on culturally specific communities and have experience in the area of sexual assault or who partner with an organization having such expertise.

Award Ceiling: USD$300,000.

Closing Date for Applications: Mar 01, 2021.

For more information, please visit https://www.grants.gov/web/grants/view-opportunity.html?oppId=330987

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Ana Isabel Paraguay
Jan 28
Jan 28

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Jill Langhus
Jan 29
Jan 29

Thanks, Ana!