Monday, May 20, 2024 through Thursday, May 23, 2024
If you receive funds from the Office on Violence Against Women (OVW), you may be eligible to use them to attend the Conference.
2024 grantees from the following programs are approved to attend CCAW this year (please see below for details as certain programs have differing requirements):
- Tribal Governments
- Tribal Special Assistant US Attorney
- Research and Evaluation
- Restorative Justice
- Culturally Specific Services
- Transitional Housing
- Sexual Assault Services Culturally Specific
- State Coalitions
- Consolidated Youth
- Engaging Men
- Legal Assistance for Victims
- Justice for Families
- Tribal Sexual Assault Services
- Tribal Coalitions
- Tribal Jurisdiction
- Abuse in Later Life
- Improving Criminal Justice Responses
OVW Grantees from the Tribal Governments, Tribal Special Assistant US Attorney, Performance, Assessment, Research and Evaluation program(s) do not have to submit a GAM or obtain permission from their program specialist.
OVW Grantees from the Culturally Specific Services, Transitional Housing, Sexual Assault Services Culturally Specific, Disability, Underserved, State Coalitions, STOP, Campus, Restorative Justice, Consolidated Youth, Engaging Men, and Rural program(s) are required to submit a GAM to get approval specific to their awards.
OVW Grantees from the Legal Assistance for Victims, Justice for Families, Tribal Sexual Assault Services, Tribal Coalitions, Tribal Jurisdiction, Abuse in Later Life, and Improving Criminal Justice Responses program(s) are required to contact their program specialist directly for approval.
Per Sherriann Moore, OVW Deputy Director for Tribal Affairs, Tribal Governments Program, Tribal Jurisdictions Program, Tribal Sexual Assault Services Program, and Tribal Coalitions Program grantees are authorized to support registration and travel costs for up to three (3) tribal leaders or tribal representatives to attend the 2024 Conference on Crimes Against Women, utilizing grant funds, without seeking additional specific authorization from their OVW grant managers through submission of a Grant Award Modification (GAM) in JustGrants. If a tribal grantee requests to cover costs for more than 3 tribal attendees, please contact your OVW Tribal Grant Management Specialist for approval. Grantees should ensure sufficient travel funds are available in their approved grant award budget to cover these costs, including funds available for other grantee required annual travel. Grantees should keep a copy of this notice in their grant file for audit purposes.