Violence Against Women Act

The S.T.O.P. Violence Against Women Act (VAWA) Program funds help develop and strengthen effective law enforcement, prosecution, judicial strategies and victim services throughout Colorado in cases involving violent crimes against women. Grant awards are made through a competitive application process. Approximately $1.6 – $1.8 million dollars in VAWA funds are distributed annually to organizations that address violence against women.

To apply for VAWA grant funds, visit the DCJ Grants page.