Sexual Assault Grant Program (SAGP)

Grant Program Information:Sexual Assault
Source of Funds:

There are two funding sources for this grant program. An appropriation from the State General Fund was first awarded by the General Assembly in 1989. Annual appropriations partially fund the Virginia Sexual Assault Hotline and local intervention efforts. Additionally, federal Victims of Crime Act (VOCA) funds have supported services to sexual assault victims since 1984.

Purpose of Funds:The purpose of this grant program is to provide or enhance direct services to victims of sexual assault.
Eligibility Requirements:Local sexual assault programs are eligible to apply for both VOCA and State funds. Statewide organizations are eligible to apply for State funds.
Contact Information:

Grant Coordinator(s)

Kristina Vadas
(804) 786-7802

Grant Monitor(s)

Patricia Foster
(804) 371-8634

DCJS Grants Administration
1100 Bank Street
Richmond, VA 23219
E-mail
Phone: 804.786.4000
Fax: 804.786.7231