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Department of Justice Housing Grant Opportunity

17 December 2019
U.S. Department of Justice and U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development 

On December 3, 2019, the United States Department of Justice’s Office for Victims of Crime announced a grant opportunity regarding housing assistance for victims of all forms of human trafficking. The grant supports the following types of housing assistance:

  1. Transitional housing, including funding for the operating expenses of a newly developed or existing transitional housing program.
  2. Short-term housing, including rental or utilities payment assistance and assistance with related expenses.

The Office for Victims of Crime will conduct a pre-application webinar on Thursday, December 19, 2019 from 2:00pm – 3:00pm. For more information and to register, click here.

Applications for the grant funding are due by February 3, 2020. For assistance with the application process, email the National Criminal Justice Reference Service (NCJRS) Response Center at

For more information, click here.