Funding Announcement: Bridging Inequities – Legal Services and Victims’ Rights Enforcement for Underserved Communities, JustGrants Deadline June 23, 2022

Funding to increase access to legal assistance for victims of crime in underserved communities. This project will support a coordinating lead organization to competitively select approximately 20 legal fellows to be hosted by organizations across the Nation and located in underserved communities to provide civil legal services to victims of crime. Intensive training and technical assistance will be provided to the legal fellows to expand their knowledge on legal issues and victims’ rights enforcement, and create opportunities for peer learning. Legal fellows will provide representation in civil and administrative proceedings, at the appellate level to enforce crime victims’ rights, and on collateral matters. JustGrants deadline is June 23, 2022.