U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ), Office of Justice Programs (OJP), Office for Victims of Crime (OVC)
07/08/19 11:59 PM Eastern Time
Grants to USA states, territories, agencies, nonprofits, for-profits, IHEs, and tribal entities to create or enhance multidisciplinary teams to address and respond to cases of elder abuse. Funding is also intended for a technical assistance center to identify and promote best practices for the multidiscplinary teams.
Under this program, OVC seeks applications to support the development and/or enhancement of multidisciplinary teams (MDT) and to strengthen the capacity of "enhanced MDTs" to better identify and respond to cases of abuse and more comprehensively serve and support victims of elder abuse and financial exploitation by also funding a National Elder Abuse Training and Technical Assistance Center. Through these E-MDTs, OVC hopes to improve case outcomes while minimizing additional trauma and restoring safety and security to older adult victims of crime and potentially hold more offenders accountable.
OVC intends to fund two separate purpose areas under this solicitation.
- Purpose Area 1: Enhanced Multidisciplinary Teams. OVC expects to make any award under this solicitation in the form of a grant. Goals: https://www.ovc.gov/grants/pdftxt/FY19_CompetitiveSolicitation-EMDT.pdf#page=8
- Purpose Area 2: Multidisciplinary Team Technical Assistance Center. OVC expects to make any award under this solicitation in the form of a cooperative agreement. Goals: https://www.ovc.gov/grants/pdftxt/FY19_CompetitiveSolicitation-EMDT.pdf#page=9
Note: Separate and unique funding is available for tribal applicants, and therefore OVC anticipates that they will not “compete” with non-tribal applicants due to the availability of that funding.
GrantWatch ID#: 186170
Purpose Area 1: Approximately 10 to 22 awards (up to 12 non-tribal awards and up to 10 tribal awards). Purpose Area 2: 1 award.
Purpose Area 1 maximum award: Up to $375,000
Purpose Area 2 maximum award: Up to $3 million
Period of Performance: October 1, 2019 through September 30, 2022
Period of Performance Duration: 36 months
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
For assistance with any administrative requirements of this solicitation, please contact OVC’s National Criminal Justice Reference Service (NCJRS) Response Center: toll free at 800–851–3420; via TTY at 301–240–6310 (hearing impaired only); email to firstname.lastname@example.org; fax to 301–240–5830; or web chat at https://webcontact.ncjrs.gov/ncjchat/chat.jsp.
For assistance with any programmatic requirements of this solicitation, please contact Laura Ivkovich, Policy Analyst, by telephone at 202–616–3576, or by email at Laura.Ivkovich@usdoj.gov.
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