Outreach and Services to Underserved Populations Program

Federal Funding Agency:

Office on Violence Against Women

Applicant Eligibility:

Population specific organizations or victim service providers in the United States or U.S. Territories that are: (1) Deaf programs, (2) LGBT organizations, (3) Organizations serving underserved religious populations, (4) Disability programs, or (5) Organizations for which the primary purpose of the organization as a whole is to serve certain underserved populations, as identified in the Eligibility Information section of this solicitation, who face barriers in accessing and using victim services.

Due Date:

March 26, 2024

Funding Amount:

Up to $625,000

Agency Solicitation:

The Grants for Outreach and Services to Underserved Populations Program supports efforts to develop or enhance population-specific outreach and victim services to adult and youth victims of domestic violence, dating violence, sexual assault, and stalking in underserved populations. Funds may be used to: develop or enhance population specific victim services; develop or enhance outreach strategies to reach underserved survivors; build the capacity of population specific organizations to serve survivors of these crimes; build the capacity of victim service providers to provide victim services that are population specific; train and educate community partners and the criminal and civil justice system on the needs of survivors from underserved populations; and develop culturally and linguistically appropriate materials for underserved survivors.