Public agencies, nonprofit organizations, community-based victim service organizations, faith-based organizations, tribal organizations, and community coalitions committed to advocating for the rights and services of crime victims are encouraged to apply. Organizations without 501(c)3 status that serve crime victims and VOCA-funded organizations also are eligible to apply. Organizations, other than community coalitions, are required to have a DUNS number.
Applications from individuals will not be considered for funding. Individuals with innovative ideas related to this project are encouraged to work in partnership with an organization or community coalition.
The following activities may be approved for up to $5,000 reimbursement under this initiative:
The following will not be approved for reimbursement under this initiative:
Please refer to the "Frequently Asked Questions" page and the Office of Justice Programs' Office of the Comptroller Financial Guide for examples of allowable and unallowable costs.
Applications are available in various formats and may be faxed to 815-550-1141, attached to an e-mail addressed to email@example.com or mailed to NCVRW CAP Projects, 5702 Old Sauk Road, Madison, WI 53705. To be considered, applications must be received no later than Wednesday, July 18, 2012.
NAVAA staff will conduct an initial technical review of all applications to ensure compliance with basic eligiblity requirements. NAVAA representatives will evaluate and grade all eligible applications and prepare a set of recommendations to OVC. OVC will make all final funding decisions. It is expected that all applicants will be notified of the status of their applications in October 2012.
After National Crime Victims' Rights Week, all selected organizations will be required to submit an NCVRW After-Action Report/Reimbursement Request documenting their NCVRW activities and requesting final reimbursement for approved expenses. NAVAA will reimburse the organization within 7 days of approval of the the After-Action Report.
For more information about this funding opportunity, first visit the NCVRW FAQs page. If you cannot find the information you need after visiting the page, email firstname.lastname@example.org.