Sexual Assault Victim Services (SAVS) Grant

The SAVS grant is a sexual assault grant provided by the Wisconsin Department of Justice.  To be eligible for a SAVS grant, an applicant must be a nonprofit or public agency that provides or proposes to provide the following services to sexual assault victims:


  • 24/7 Crisis line telephone services
  • Personal, legal, and medical advocacy services
  • Information and referral services
  • Support groups
  • Community outreach and prevention education
  • Accessible services


For complete program and eligibility information, refer to the SAVS Program Guidelines (PDF)


Questions can be directed to:

Courtney Watson, Grants Specialist



2020 SAVS  Application Documents  

SAVS 2020 Funding Announcement

SAVS Grant Work Plan

Sexual Assault Services Profile 2020

Audit Responsibility

OCVS Agency Personnel Budget Summary

Statistical Requirements

SAVS Eligibility Checklist


2020 SAVS Grant Awards

2020 SAVS Grant Awards - Service Areas (PDF)


2019 SAVS Grant Awards

2019 SAVS Grant Awards - Service Areas (PDF)



Current Grant Recipients

SAVS Program Guidelines Updated 2019

Subgrantee Orientation Powerpoint Slides

Subgrantee Monitoring Policies and Procedures Checklist