Utah Office for Victims of Crime Grants

The Utah Office for Victims of Crime (UOVC) provides financial compensation for victims of crime, administers and monitors Victim of Crime Act Compensation and Assistance grants and Violence Against Women grants, networks victim services across the state, provides enhanced training, and provides staff support to the Utah Council on Victims of Crime.

Violence Against Women Act Grant (VAWA)

VAWA grants encourage the development and implementation of effective law enforcement and prosecution strategies to combat violent crimes against women and the development and enhancement of victim services in cases involving crimes against women.

Update: The 2014 VAWA grant is due Thursday, October 17th, 2013, no later than 5:00pm

Because our agency will be closed for Colmubus Day on Monday, October 15th, 2013, the due date for the 2014 Stop VAWA Forumula Grant has been extended to Thursday, October 17th, 2013.

Required Application Materials

Please complete and submit the following application materials:

Upcoming Training (September & October)

Attend one of two VAWA grant training sessions offered on the following dates:

  • September Training: Friday, September 27th, 2013 | 8:30 am-1:00 pm
    Location: Best Western - Abby Inn, 1129 So. Bluff St., St. George, UT
  • October Training: Tuesday, October 1st | 8:30 am - 1:00 pm
    Location: Utah State Tax Commission, 210 North 1950 West, Salt Lake City, UT

Please read and complete the grant in it's entirety.

The 2014 S.T.O.P. Violence Against Women formula grant is due Tuesday, October 15th, 2013 and must be received in our office no later than 5:00pm.

Our mailing address:
State of Utah
Utah Office for Victims of Crime
350 E. 500 S., Suite 200
Salt Lake City, UT 84111

Victims of Crime Act Grant (VOCA)

VOCA grants provide funding that enables the state, local governments and private nonprofit organizations to enhance and expand services to crime victims, promoting development of comprehensive services to crime victims throughout the state.

To submit an application for VOCA grant consideration, please complete the following:


Please complete all sections of the application, including the coversheet, budget, narrative, and certified assurances and grant conditions.

Grant Change Request Form

Grant Change Request Form

Sexual Assault Services Program Grants (SASP)

Questions? If you have questions, please contact Christine Watters, Victim Services Coordinator at (801)238-2369 or cwatters@utah.gov .


Utah Office for Victims of Crime
350 East 500 South Suite 200
Salt Lake City, Utah 84111

Fax (801)533-4127

Our agency hours are from 8am-5pm, Monday-Friday.