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Grants to Enhance Culturally Specific Services for Victims of Domestic Violence, Dating Violence, Sexual Assault, and Stalking Program - US

Ana Isabel Paraguay
Posted February 8, 2021 from Brazil
Expired on March 8, 2021
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The Office on Violence against Women (OVW), a component of the United States Department of Justice (DOJ) is seeking applications for Grants to Enhance Culturally Specific Services for Victims of Domestic Violence, Dating Violence, Sexual Assault, and Stalking Program (CSSP).

The CSSP (CFDA# 16.016) supports the maintenance and replication of existing successful community-based programs providing culturally specific services to victims of domestic violence, dating violence, sexual assault, and stalking, as well as the development of innovative culturally specific strategies to enhance access to services and resources for victims who face obstacles to using more traditional programs.

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Eligible applicants are limited to private nonprofit / tribal organizations for which the primary purpose of the organization as a whole is to provide culturally specific services to American Indians (including Alaska Natives, Eskimos, and Aleuts), Asian Americans, Native Hawaiians and other Pacific Islanders, Blacks, or Hispanics in the United States or U.S. territories.

Awards under this program for FY 2021 will be made for up to USD$300,000 for the entire 24 months.

Closing Date for Applications: March 09, 2021.

For more information, please visit https://www.grants.gov/web/grants/view-opportunity.html?oppId=331051

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Ana Isabel Paraguay
Feb 08
Feb 08

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Jill Langhus
Feb 10
Feb 10

Thanks, Ana. Sounds great.