Deadlines and process...
Deadlines are listed as part of the solicitation at www.ojp.usdoj.gov/fundopps.htm . To have your name placed on OVC's mailing list, contact OVC's Reply Line at (202) 616-1926 or write to Office for Victims of Crime, 810 Seventh Street, NW., Washington, DC 20531. Telephone (202) 307-5983.
When available, this section indicates the deadlines for applications to the funding agency which will
be stated in terms of the date(s) or between what dates the application should be received.
When not available, applicants should contact the funding agency for deadline information.
Range of Approval/Disapproval Time
From 4 to 6 months.
The standard application form furnished by the Federal agency in accordance with 28 CFR, Part 66 (Common Rule) must be used for all grants made by OVC. This program is excluded from coverage under E.O. 12372.
This section indicates whether any prior coordination or approval is required with governmental or nongovernmental units
prior to the submission of a formal application to the federal funding agency.
Hearing by the Assistant Attorney General, Office of Justice Programs.
In some cases, there are no provisions for appeal. Where applicable, this section discusses appeal procedures or allowable rework time for resubmission
of applications to be processed by the funding agency. Appeal procedures vary with individual programs and are either listed in this section or
applicants are referred to appeal procedures documented in the relevant Code of Federal Regulations (CFR).
Awards range from 12 to 36 months. Renewals are considered on a case-by case-basis.
In some instances, renewal procedures may be the same as for the application procedure, e.g., for projects of a non-continuing nature renewals will be treated as new, competing applications; for projects of an ongoing nature, renewals may be given annually.