STOP Violence Against Women Act (VAWA) Fund

How to Use the E-Grants System 

Important Grant Reporting Dates 


Dedicated to Reducing Violent Crimes Against Women

STOP Violence Against Women Act (VAWA) funds are received from the U.S. Department of Justice, Office on Violence Against Women to reduce violent crimes against women. The funds are allocated to the following:

  • Nonprofit, non-governmental victim services providers (45%)
    • Non-competitive joint application process
  • Law enforcement (25%)
    • Two-year competitive application process
  • Prosecution (25%)
    • Two-year competitive application process
  • Courts (5%)
    • Non-competitive process

The following programs received competitive or non-competitive funds in FY 2015 – 2017:

STOP VAWA funds are not awarded to individuals.

STOP VAWA Implementation Plan for Oregon

A new FY 2017 – 2019 STOP VAWA Implementation Plan (IP) for Oregon is currently in the development phase. The Oregon DOJ CVSD Advisory Committee, Statewide Implementation Planning Subcommittee, along with representatives from underserved populations, population-specific organizations, the nine federally-recognized tribes and interested stakeholders will be included in the planning process.

The new IP will be open to public comment for a period of 60 days prior to submission for federal approval. If you would like to be included in the planning process please contact Diana Fleming at Diana.L.Fleming@doj.state.or.us or Alisha Goodwin at Alisha.Goodwin@doj.state.or.us.

The IP must be submitted to the Office on Violence Against Women (OVW) every three years. The IP demonstrates a comprehensive, coordinated plan reflecting the strengths and needs of the state in regards to use of STOP VAWA Formula Grant Funds.


Contact Information

Diana Fleming, Fund Coordinator

1162 Court St. NE
Salem, OR 97301-4096
Phone: 503-378-6260
Email: Diana.L.Fleming@doj.state.or.us

Alisha Goodwin, Grant Specialist

1162 Court St. NE
Salem, OR 97301-4096
Phone: 503-378-6270
Email: Alisha.Goodwin@doj.state.or.us

Grant Fund Coordinator contact information assigned to specific programs can be found at: Fund Coordinators Across the State (PDF) ».


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