Utah Department of Health (UDOH) - Division of Disease Control and Prevention - Bureau of Health Promotion - Violence and Injury Prevention Program (VIPP)
04/21/19 11:59 PM
Grants starting at $20,000 per year to Utah nonprofit organizations, community coalitions, and local and tribal governments for community-level programs to prevent the perpetration of gender violence, particularly among underserved populations. All organizations must implement 75% of their activities at the community-level.
The funding will provided to communities to implement primary prevention strategies that reduce sexual violence perpetration in the state of Utah, including childhood sexual violence, particularly in underserved communities, with a focus on community-level approaches and shared risk and protective factors.
Programs with an intentional focus on reducing health disparities related to violence, especially among underserved communities, are encouraged. The UDOH/VIPP approaches sexual violence from a public health perspective, recognizing that primary prevention, including efforts to change cultural norms, behaviors, and practices is essential to create a community climate free from violence. Programs should aim to implement community-level strategies in order to create broad-based changes.
Using a primary prevention approach, efforts must focus on addressing the root causes and underlying risk and protective factors for sexual violence, which includes a framing around the prevention of perpetration, rather than victimization. Because SV impacts whole health, the funding source is interested in primary prevention strategies that have the potential to impact multiple health outcomes by addressing common (or shared) underlying risk and protective factors.
For an Explanation of RPE Priority Approaches & Key Components, see the RPE RFP document in the application package below, pages 7-11.
- Promote Social Norms that Protect Against Violence
- Teach Skills to Prevent Violence
- Provide Opportunities to Empower and Support Girls and Women
- Create Protective Environments
For examples of each of these strategies, see the RPE RFP document in the application package below, pages 12-14.
GrantWatch ID#: 142099
- Anticipated Individual Award Amount: $30,000 - $80,000 per year for 5 years
- Award Floor: $20,000
- Award Ceiling: $100,000
- Total Utah Funding Available: ~$450,000 per year for 5 years
Project Period: May 1, 2019 - January 31, 2024
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
Intent to Apply form: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSfI58ftbI-IEenrtm5up95-d1XhQv7SPCjsM108PUy6VEvTZA/viewform
For questions and application submission:
(385)272-6214 (c) or (801)538-6626 (o)
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