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This page is a compilation of announcements that have been submitted to or come to the attention of the National Center; it is not an exhaustive listing.

ALL postings on this page are for 30 days, or until the stated deadline.

If you would like to have an announcement considered for inclusion on this page, please submit details about your funding opportunity, job / internship / fellowship, call for workshop, award nomination, scholarship availability or other opportunity of interest. Be sure to include the name of the sponsoring organization, deadline, other pertinent information and a person to contact about the submission. You will not receive notification about inclusion on this listing.  However, if we have questions about your submission, we will contact you. Thank you.

Note: The National Center is not responsible for the content of the postings or the external Internet sites. If you have questions about a specific posting, contact the sponsoring organization. Please be aware the contents of web pages we link to may change without notice. Please notify the National Center if you find links that don't connect.




Community Grant Program, Walmart Foundation. Deadline to apply for the 2014 cycle is December 31, 2014.  





Community Action Grants, AAUW. Application deadline: January 15, 2015.  

The Build Health Challenge, The Advisory Board Company, de Beaumont Foundation, The Kresge Foundation and Robert Wood Johnson Foundation. Round 1 applications due: January 16, 2015.  Q&A Web conferences for potential applicants are 12/2 , 12/4 and 12/9.





Grants to Improve Quality of Justice in State Courts, State Justice Institute. Deadline: February 1, 2015.  




Rolling Deadlines or Applications Accepted Anytime

Domestic Violence & Pets Grant, Amie's Place Foundation. Deadline: open.

Education and Affordable Housing are Funding Priorities, The Hearst Foundation.

Funding for Victims of Sexual Violence, It Happened to Alexa Foundation. Application deadline: ongoing.

Grants addressing the root causes of social or environmental problems, Singing for Change. Letters of interest may be submitted at any time by email or USPS, and are reviewed on an ongoing basis.

Grants, Michael & Susan Dell Foundation.

Grants, The Wallace Foundation.

Healthy Lifestyle Programs Grants, Daniels Fund. Applications from nonprofit organizations in Colorado, New Mexico, Utah and Wyoming may by submitted throughout the year.

Helping Outreach Programs to Expand I (HOPE I) Grant Program, Office for Victims of Crime. Application deadline: open (contingent upon fund availability).

International Terrorism Victim Expense Reimbursement Program, Office for Victims of Crime.

Robert R. McCormick Tribune Foundation Grants, Robert R. McCormick Tribune Foundation. Application deadline: ongoing.

Public Welfare Foundation Grants, Public Welfare Foundation. Grant inquiries are accepted throughout the year.

Red Rover Domestic Violence Safe Escape Grants, Red Rover.

RGK Grant Program, RGK Foundation. Electronic Letters of Inquiry are accepted throughout the year.

Sherman Fairchild Foundation Grants, Sherman Fairchild Foundation. Ongoing deadline.

Walmart Store and Sam's Club Giving Programs, Walmart. Contact the Community Involvement Coordinator at the Walmart Store or Sam’s Club facility nearest you.





William Randolph Hearst Endowed Fellowship for Minority Students, The Aspen Institute. Submission deadline for Spring 2015 ~ December 5, 2014 and for Summer 2015 ~ February 27, 2015.


NIJ Graduate Research Fellowship Program in the Social and Behavioral Sciences, National Institute of Justice. All applications are due by 11:59 pm ET on December 24, 2014.


W.E.B. Du Bois Fellowship for Research in Race, Gender, Culture and Crime FY 2015, National Institute of Justice. All applications are due by 11:59 pm ET on December 24, 2014.


Ruth L. Kirschstein National Research Service Award Individual Predoctoral Fellowship to Promote Diversity in Health-Related Research, National Institutes of Health. Closing date for applications: January 7, 2017.



Applications Accepted Anytime

Law Firm Fellowship (scroll down), National Law Center on Homelessness & Poverty.


Veterans Innovation Partnership Fellowship Program, U.S. Department of State.




Call for Submissions, Non-Pathologizing Approaches to Trauma Intervention ~ A Special Issue of Journal of Trauma & Dissociation. Submit papers by December 1, 2014.


Call for Presenters, Colorado Advocacy in Action Conference, Colorado Coalition Against Domestic Violence and Colorado Coalition Against Sexual Assault. Deadline: Tuesday, December 2, 2014 by 5:00 pm MT.


Call for Workshop Proposals (scroll down), 2015 Conference ~ Fatality Review: Communities and Social Change, National Domestic Violence Fatality Review Initiative. Return workshop proposal form no later than December 5, 2014.


Call for Abstracts: Research Track, National Transgender Health Summit, Center of Excellence for Transgender Health. Submit by December 12, 2014.


Call for Proposals, Second Annual Women's Empowerment Conference Austin, Women's Community Center of Central Texas. Deadline for submissions is Friday, December 12, 2014.


Request for Workshop Proposals (scroll down), 2015 Annual Conference, Washington Coalition of Sexual Assault Programs. Proposals are due by December 19, 2014.


Call for Presenters, National Conference on Bullying, School Safety Advocacy Council. Submission deadline: December 31, 2014.


Interested in Presenting? RFPs are being accepted, 2015 Crime Victim Law Conference, National Crime Victim Law Institute. Deadline for submission is Wednesday, December 31, 2014.


Call for Workshop Proposals, 2015 National Training Institute, The National Center for Victims of Crime. Deadline to submit a proposal: Friday, January 9, 2015.


Call for Abstracts, European Conference on Domestic Violence, Queen's University Belfast, School of Sociology, Social Policy and Social Work. Submission deadline: January 10, 2015.


Call for Poster Submissions, 12th Hawaii Training Summit: Preventing, Assessing and Treating Child, Adolescent and Adult Trauma, IVAT at Alliant International University. Submissions due NO LATER THAN January 15, 2015.


Call for Proposals, 2015 Pacific Rim International Conference on Disability and Diversity, Center on Disability Studies, University of Hawai`i at Manoa. Final submission deadline: January 30, 2015.


Call for Posters (click on "poster session" tab), International Conference on Sexual Assault, Domestic Violence and Campus Responses, End Violence Against Women International. Deadline for submissions: Must be received no later than Friday, February 13, 2015.


Call for Abstracts, 9th European Congress on Violence in Clinical Psychiatry. Abstract submission deadline: March 1, 2015. Poster abstracts can be submitted until August 1, 2015.


Submissions Accepted Anytime

Invitation to Submit a Manuscript, Journal of Family Violence, Springer. Submit manuscript online.





30th Anniversary Impact Awards, Chicago Foundation for Women. Nominations must be received by Friday, November 21, 2014 by 5:00 pm CT.


2014 TAASA Awards, Texas Association Against Sexual Assault. Nominations must be submitted by December 3, 2014.


NCVLI Outstanding Achievement Awards, National Crime Victim Law Institute. Deadline for nominations is Wednesday, December 17, 2014.


Celebrating Solutions Awards, The Mary Byron Project. Nominations must be postmarked by December 31, 2014.


SheRose Awards, iEAT and Open Door Fellowship. Submission deadline: December 31, 2014.


2015 National Bullying Prevention Awards, School Safety Advocacy Council. All nominations must be received by: January 10, 2015.


20 / 20 Vision Awards ~ Celebrating 20 years of the ABA Commission on Domestic & Sexual Violence and the Violence Against Women Act (review nomination packet checklist), American Bar Association. Nominations must be submitted by Tuesday, January 20, 2015 @ 5:00 pm ET.


2015 Hillman Prize, The Sidney Hillman Foundation. The received-by deadline for all submissions is January 30, 2015.


John W. Gardner Leadership Award, Independent Sector. Submissions are due by 11:59 pm ET on Friday, January 30, 2015.


2015 Avon Communications Awards for Excellence, The Communications X-Change. Submit by January 31, 2015 for a chance to receive a grant.


The Roth Award for Underserved Populations, The Mary Byron Project. Nominations must be postmarked by January 31, 2015.




Steinger, Iscoe & Greene Law Scholarship for Child Advocates, Steinger, Iscoe & Greene. Deadline for applications: November 30, 2014.


Law Student Scholarship, 2015 Crime Victim Law Conference, National Crime Victim Law Institute. Deadline: March 9, 2015.


Applications Accepted Anytime

Professional Development Scholarships, Office for Victims of Crime, Training and Technical Assistance Center. Completed application materials must be received at least 60 calendar days prior to the event or the request will be rejected ~ NO EXCEPTIONS.




Join NCVRW’s mailing list to receive a free copy of the 2015 NCVRW Resource Guide and Theme Poster, National Crime Victims' Rights Week.


Join the Hundreds of Domestic Violence Programs Who Have Already Claimed Their Site on domesticshelters.org, domesticshelters.org. If you are a provider organization, please view the tutorial video available here - How to Guide. This will provide you with information for joining, claiming, or ensuring your profile is available on the website.


Apply to attend the Human Trafficking in Indian Country Seminar, National Indian Country Training Initiative and Federal Bureau of Investigation. Nominations are due:Friday, December 5, 2014.


Request for Applications for Service, Support & Justice: A Strategy to Enhance Law Enforcement Response to Victims Initiative, Office for Victims of Crime and International Association of Chiefs of Police. See more about ELERV Strategy and access application.


Apply to attend the 2015 Safe and Together Model Advocacy Institute, David Mandel & Associates, LLC. Applications are due by December 10, 2014.


Love Your Body Poster Contest, NOW Foundation. Deadline: Postmarked by December 19, 2014.


Submit comments on the child support system for an upcoming Report to Congress, Office of Child Support Enforcement. Comments must be received by 11:59 pm ET on December 22, 2014 to be considered.


Apply for a State Technical Assessment Team (STAT) Visit, Safe States Alliance. Submit a letter of intent by Friday, January 2, 2015, COB.


Apply to attend the 2015 PREA Auditor Training Class, National PREA Resource Center. The application deadline for the March class is January 2, 2015; for the May class is February 20, 2015; and for the September class is June 12, 2015.


Apply to be a White House Fellow, The White House. The deadline to apply is January 15, 2015 @ 5:59 pm ET.


Apply to the Advocacy Learning Center, Praxis International. Applications are due Friday, January 30, 2015 @ 5:00 pm CT.


Enter the Data Visualization Challenge: Using Data to Improve Justice, National Institute of Justice and Bureau of Justice Statistics. Submission period ends: January 30, 2015.


Earn $50 in a study on women's sexual health, The University of Texas at Austin Sexual Psychophysiology Lab.


Exhibit at the National Conference on Health and Domestic Violence, Futures Without Violence. Submission deadline: February 13, 2015.


Participate in the 5th Annual Law Student Victims' Rights Writing Competition, National Crime Victim Law Institute. Deadline: Monday, February 16, 2015 by 5:00 pm PT.


Exhibit at the 2015 International Conference on Sexual Assault, Domestic Violence, and Campus Responses, End Violence Against Women International.



Anytime /Ongoing

Become a Consultant, Office for Victims of Crime Training and Technical Assistance Center.



Call for Volunteers, ABA Military Pro Bono Project.


Customized Training and Technical Assistance, Office for Victims of Crime Training and Technical Assistance Center. All applications must be submitted at least 90 days prior to the event date.


Nominate a Champion of Change, The White House.




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