The Services * Training * Officers * Prosecutors (STOP) Violence Against Women Formula Grant Program (STOP Formula Grant Program) (CFDA 16.588) supports communities, including American Indian tribes and Alaska Native villages, in their efforts to develop and strengthen effective responses to domestic violence, dating violence, sexual assault, and stalking.
OVW Priority Areas
In FY 2023, OVW is interested in supporting the priority area(s) identified below. In shaping their strategies for FY 2023, OVW encourages states and territories to develop and support projects that:
In FY 2023, states and territories may apply for additional funds (up to ten percent of the three-year average of combined STOP awards) if the state provides certain rights for sexual assault survivors. To qualify, the state or territory must have a law in effect that provides to sexual assault survivors the rights, at a minimum, under 18 U.S.C. § 3772. The effective date of the qualifying statute must be on or before October 1, 2023. States may receive the additional funding under the SASBR up to four times.
For a list of Purpose Areas, see https://www.justice.gov/media/1285616/dl?inline=#page=6
For information about additional funding available to states that meet the requirements of the Rape Survivor Child Custody Act (RSCCA), see https://www.justice.gov/media/1285616/dl?inline=#page=11
Estimated Total Program Funding: