Speak Out Against Domestic Violence Program Grants

Funding Source: 
Avon Foundation
Type of Funding: 
private
Deadline: 
Monday, July 7, 2014
Amount: 
150 000
Number of Awards Available: 
30
Award Ceiling: 
5 000
Eligibility: 
Colleges and universities; Projects currently working on financial empowerment; campus sexual assault and dating abuse prevention; bystander intervention strategies; and direct services.
Description: 

The Avon Foundation is pleased to announce the Campus Grants to Activate Bystanders to Reduce Sexual Assault, Dating Abuse and Stalking RFP. Colleges and universities may apply for funds for bystander projects aimed at reducing campus sexual assault, dating abuse and stalking. This RFP prioritizes Bystander Intervention Tactics. Successful applicants will demonstrate and be able to measure how their campus projects will generate awareness by instilling a sense of responsibility for students and faculty to step in and take action when abuse is suspected or observed, providing the training and skills necessary for bystanders to safely intervene.

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