VOCA Victim Compensation Formula Grant

Federal Funding Agency:

Office for Victims of Crime

Applicant Eligibility:

State governments, Territories and possessions of the United States

Due Date:

Grants.gov Deadline May 30, 2023, 11:59 pm Eastern
Application JustGrants Deadline June 6, 2023, 8:59 pm Eastern

Funding Amount:

See 'Agency Solicitation'

Agency Solicitation:

OVC seeks to support VOCA Victim Compensation programs across the nation that provide crucial financial assistance to hundreds of thousands of crime victims each year. VOCA Victim Compensation formula funds shall be used by states and territories for awards of compensation benefits to eligible crime victims. OVC encourages states and territories to use VOCA funding within program parameters to affirmatively advance equity, civil rights, racial justice, and equal opportunity. In line with these goals, OVC particularly encourages state and territories to include American Indian and Alaska Native tribes in program planning and funding.State and territory victim compensation programs, funded by VOCA Victim Compensation Formula Grant awards, supplement state/territory efforts to offset victims’ financial burdens resulting from crime.

The FY 2023 VOCA Victim Assistance and Victim Compensation allocation charts are now online. Refer to these allocation charts when applying for the OVC FY 2023 VOCA Assistance and Compensation formula solicitations.