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Welcome to the Governor's Grants Program!

Welcome to the home of the Governor's Grants Program.  This website should provide for better communication and information between our staff and prospective and current Subgrantees.  Additionally, you will find information concerning our new training initiatives and programs.  Please make sure to look around the website and familiarize yourself with the new navigation.  Of course we are still glad to offer our assistance should you need it.

Sincerely,
Shawn Cowing, Administrator

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NOTICE OF AVAILABLE GRANT FUNDING FROM THE FEDERAL S.T.O.P. VIOLENCE AGAINST WOMEN GRANT PROGRAM

by Shawn Cowing | Sep 24, 2018

NOTICE OF AVAILABLE GRANT FUNDING FROM THE
FEDERAL S.T.O.P. VIOLENCE AGAINST WOMEN GRANT PROGRAM

Grant funds are available from the Federal S.T.O.P. (Services*Training*Officers*Prosecutors) Violence Against Women Grant Program for calendar year 2019 to award approximately $2 million to support communities in their efforts to develop and strengthen effective law enforcement and prosecution strategies to combat violent crimes against women; develop and strengthen victim services in cases involving crime against women; and promote a coordinated community response to victims of domestic violence, dating violence, sexual assault/rape, and stalking.  Eligible applicants include units of state and local government; Native American Tribes; and nonprofit, community, or faith-based organizations.

In July 2017, the 2018-2021 Kansas STOP Violence Against Women Implementation Plan was developed.  The Implementation Plan will be used to guide the administration of this federal grant program.  Applicants can access a copy of the Implementation Plan at http://www.grants.ks.gov/docs/default-source/Grant-Reports/final-ffy-2017-2020-stop-vawa-implementation-plan.pdf.

The application is available on the Governor’s Grant Portal at https://www.kansas.gov/grants/index.do or download a copy of the application at http://www.grants.ks.gov/opportunities/federal-s-t-o-p-violence-against-women-grant-(s-t-o-p-vawa).  All grant applications must be submitted via the Governor’s Grant Portal by 11:59 p.m., November 8, 2018.  To quickly locate the grant in the Grant Portal, use “WOMEN” for the keyword in your search.

Shawn Cowing, Administrator
Kansas Governor’s Grants Program
785-291-3205

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