Apply Now for Funds To Examine Culturally Responsive Strategies

The Office for Victims of Crime (OVC) is seeking applications for Identifying Culturally Responsive Victim-Centered Restorative Justice (VCRJ) Strategies solicitation.

One cooperative agreement of up to $250,000 will be awarded for the successful applicant to complete the following objectives:

  • Assess and document the knowledge and practical applications of culturally responsive, victim-centered restorative justice practices by conducting a literature review, a national scope assessment/environmental scan including findings from assessments of benefits and barriers, interviews with subject matter experts, and site visits. The assessment and subsequent written reports will include an emphasis on programs implemented in tribal and inner city communities, as well as a focus on restorative justice programs involving youth.
  • Provide recommendations to OVC and other interested Office of Justice Programs offices that will help guide a future demonstration project on culturally responsive, victim-centered restorative justice interventions.
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