OVC FY 2021 Services for Minor Victims of Sex Trafficking


Funding Opportunity ID: 333373
Opportunity Number: O-OVC-2021-04002
Opportunity Title: OVC FY 2021 Services for Minor Victims of Sex Trafficking
Opportunity Category: Discretionary
Opportunity Category Explanation:
Funding Instrument Type: Grant
Category of Funding Activity: Income Security and Social Services
Category Explanation:
CFDA Number(s): 16.320
Eligible Applicants: State governments
County governments
City or township governments
Special district governments
Public and State controlled institutions of higher education
Native American tribal governments (Federally recognized)
Public housing authorities/Indian housing authorities
Native American tribal organizations (other than Federally recognized tribal governments)
Nonprofits having a 501(c)(3) status with the IRS, other than institutions of higher education
Private institutions of higher education
Additional Information on Eligibility:
Agency Code: USDOJ-OJP-OVC
Agency Name: Department of Justice
Office for Victims of Crime
Posted Date: May 06, 2021
Close Date: Jun 22, 2021
Last Updated Date: May 06, 2021
Award Ceiling: $1,000,000
Award Floor: $0
Estimated Total Program Funding: $8,000,000
Expected Number of Awards: 8
Description: The Department of Justice is committed to advancing work that promotes civil rights, increases access to justice, supports crime victims, protects the public from crime and evolving threats, and builds trust between law enforcement and the community. This program is designed to develop, expand, and strengthen assistance programs for minor victims of sex trafficking.. Under the federal Trafficking Victims Protection Act, a victim of trafficking is defined as a person who has been subjected to a "severe form of trafficking in persons," which, as defined in 22 U.S.C. § 7102(11), means— sex trafficking in which a commercial sex act is induced by force, fraud, or coercion, or in which the person induced to perform such an act has not attained 18 years of age; or the recruitment, harboring, transportation, provision, or obtaining of a person for labor or services through the use of force, fraud, or coercion for the purpose of subjection to involuntary servitude, peonage, debt bondage, or slavery.
Version: 2
Modification Comments: Correction to page 10 Capabilities and Competencies section #4 and # 7. Removed labor trafficking and replaced with sex trafficking.

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