Illinois Criminal Justice Information Authority CJ Dispatch
July 31, 2015
VIOLENCE AGAINST WOMEN ACT GRANT OPPORTUNITY
Grants will support multidisciplinary victims' response teams across Illinois
The Illinois Criminal Justice Information Authority is requesting applications for funding to develop and implement programs or expand existing programs that serve victims of domestic violence, dating violence, sexual assault, and/or stalking with a multidisciplinary team that includes personnel from state's attorney's offices, law enforcement agencies, probation departments, and victim services agencies.
Grants will be made with federal fiscal year 2015 Violence Against Women Act funding awarded to Illinois. About $4 million is available for these programs. Individual grant awards of between $100,000 and $600,000 will be made.
State's attorney's offices, law enforcement agencies, probation offices, and victim services agencies are eligible for funding.
Application deadline: 4:59 p.m., Monday, August 31, 2015.
Mandatory webinar: All applicants must participate in a webinar hosted by the Authority on Thursday, August 6, 2015.
View application and instructions and register for webinar>>
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