OCVS Grant Programs

The Office of Crime Victim Services manages and administers a number of federal grant programs and state funding streams. 


Grant Opportunities


COVID-19 Resources

Last Updated: 4/1/2020 - 4:00pm

Governor Evers' Emergency Housing Order *NEW 3/31/2020

WCASA Work from Home Project Ideas *NEW 4/1/2020

COVID-19 Shelter Cleaning Resources *NEW 3/24/2020

COVID-19 OCVS Grants Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) *UPDATED 3/31/2020

OCVS Email to Subgrantees 

Wisconsin Coalition Against Sexual Assault (WCASA) COVID-19 Resource Page 

End Domestic Abuse Wisconsin (End Abuse) COVID-19 Resource Page 

National Network to End Domestic Violence (NNEDV) COVID -19 Resource Page

National Resource Center for Reaching Victims COVID - 19 Resource Page

National Resource Center for Reaching Victims COVID -19 Webinars (Click the calendar to see and register for the webinars)

National Resource Center for Reaching Vicitms - Sustaining Services for Survivors During COVID-19 Webinar Series

National Center for Victims of Crime - Crime Victims Community in COVID-19 Webinar Series *NEW 3/26/2020


OCVS Grants Updates Bulletin - 2020 NEW!

Emergency Bulletin: COVID-19 March 2020 Posted: 3/18/2020 4:15 pm


OCVS Online Curriculum

Recorded Training Materials for CVC/SAFE Fund and Crime Victim Rights.

Complete the post test after viewing the required recorded training materials.


OCVS Grants Updates Bulletin - 2018

January 2018

March 2018

May 2018

July 2018

September 2018

November 2018 


OCVS Grants Updates Bulletin - 2019  

January/February 2019

March/April 2019

May/June/July 2019

August/September 2019

October/November/December 2019


Egrants Login

How to Enter Fiscal Reports in Egrants

How to Certify Fiscal Reports in Egrants

How to add Personnel and Employee Benefits using Contacts

How to create a Modification in Egrants

How to submit a Program Report in Egrants

How to submit an Inventory Report in Egrants


Discrimination Policies for External Parties

Discrimination Policy & Complaint Process


OCVS Grants Team

Cindy Grady - Director of Grant Programs and Operations 

Teresa Nienow - Justice Program Supervisor & Children's Justice Act Coordinator

Amanda Powers - OCVS Grants Specialist - VOCA Lead

Courtney Watson - OCVS Grants Specialist /SAFE Fund Administrator

Mary Colletti - OCVS Grants Specialist

Shira Phelps - Violence Against Women Program and Policy Analyst / VAWA Grants Administrator

Jake Griffith - OCVS Grants Specialist

Tanya Herranz - OCVS Financial Grants Specialist

Justin Wartzenluft - OCVS Financial Grants Specialist

Jason Kuhn- OCVS Financial Grants Specialist

Leah Varnadoe - OCVS Grants Support Specialist


OCVS Grants Subgrantees by Grant Specialist List