Notice of Funding Opportunity 2023-25 VAWA-VOCA-SASP

January 10, 2023 Dear Colleagues, Happy New Year! I hope you are all doing well.   Attached you will find the Notice of Funding Opportunity (NOFO) for the VOCA, VAWA, and SASP grant programs.  The Utah Office for Victims of Crime (UOVC) makes every effort to disseminate this information to programs across the entire state, however, please feel free to forward …

UOVC Grant Analyst Position Opening

January 5, 2023 Greetings,  I wanted to touch base with all of you and let you know that we have an opening for a Grant Analyst I/II position for our VOCA team. This position has a telework option if you live outside the general area of Salt Lake City. We are generally in the office 1-2 days per week depending …

35th Annual Crime Victims Conference April 27-28, 2023

December 6, 2022 Dear Colleagues,On behalf of the Utah Council on Victims of Crime, we are excited to announce that registration for the 35th Annual Crime Victims Conference is open and the conference is fast approaching! The theme for this year is “Perspective.” Many exciting and informative presenters will be joining us to showcase the diverse perspectives of victim needs in Utah. You …

GMS Is Live

November 10, 2022 Good Evening, We are excited to share with you some long awaited updates to our grants management system. We hope you will find these updates helpful and that your process runs a little smoother. These are the four areas of updates: You will find both written and recorded instructions for these updates in the attached Google Folder and eventually on the UOVC website (hopefully …

GMS System Update

November 8, 2022 Good Afternoon,  Our plans were to have our GMS system up and fully operational by 11/7. We are still waiting for developers to make some final updates to the system and we are currently working on some training modules to distribute for everyone in the meantime. Our hope is to have the GMS functional by the end of …

PMT Reporting Issues/GMS Update

October 24, 2022 Greetings, I hope you all are doing well and gearing up for the holidays. I just wanted to touch base with you all regarding some issues we’ve found while reviewing the quarterly PMT reports. We have noticed that the “Other” category has been largely overused and often used incorrectly. Classifying victimizations in this manner largely skews our …

Important Grant Management System Update *PLEASE READ*

October 6, 2022 Greetings,  For the past several months, we have been working with developers to update our GMS to fix known bugs/issues and to better improve processes. The time has come for the developers to implement these changes There will be no access to the GMS from 10/17/22 – 11/1/22.  UOVC will then need an additional week to assemble and distribute training …

IMPORTANT: VAWA – SASP Program Extension Period Instruction Packet(s)

October 3, 2022 VAWA & SASP Subgrantees, As anticipated, attached are the following documents:1. VAWA Program Extension Instructions Packet2. SASP Program Extension Instructions Packet Please review the instructions packet(s) carefully and make note of each deadline.  Review the instruction packet before you submit a question.  The packet should answer most of your questions.   For your convenience, find below the extension sequence of …

VAWA & SASP Grant Extension Timeline

September 12, 2022 VAWA & SASP Subgrantees, I hope all of you are doing well and staying safe and healthy. It is nearing the end of Year 2 of the 2021-2022 VAWA and SASP Grants cycle. I just wanted to take some time to give everyone a general timeline regarding the six-month extensions. More detailed information will be released in …

VAWA & SASP Moving to Fiscal Year

August 1, 2022 VAWA & SASP Subgrantees, The purpose of this email is: to disseminate subgrantee feedback of program year cycle to provide information on grant extensions to provide information on the next VAWA/SASP RFP VAWA & SASP Program Year On July 21st, Tallie Viteri sent an email requesting questions/feedback on possibly shifting the VAWA and SASP Program years from …