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About the OVW Engaging Men & Youth Grant Program

The Office on Violence Against Women (OVW), a component of the U.S. Department of Justice, is providing $6.9 million in awards to 23 projects through the Engaging Men in Preventing Sexual Assault, Domestic Violence, Dating Violence and Stalking Grant Program (Engaging Men Grant Program).  This is the first time in the history of OVW that a grant program directly encourages men to be part of successful crime prevention efforts addressing violence against women and partners in creating respectful and positive relationships. [...]

Getting Started

If you’re new to the work of engaging men in preventing violence against women, check out the resources in the Why Men & Boys and Mobilize Your Community sections. These will help you plan a program to engage men that utilizes community organizing strategies and public education campaigns to create an integrated approach to prevention. [...]