Grant Alert! The Administration for Children and Families announces $14,000,000 in funding for 28 refugee service providers. Through the delivery of trauma assistance services, the STAR Program aims for the sustained physical, social, emotional, and economic well-being of underserved refugees and other newcomers whose trauma experience impedes their ability to function effectively at home, school, work, or social settings.
ORR intends to achieve these goals through the following two objectives: To increase underserved newcomers’ access to appropriate and effective trauma assistance services at individual and family levels. To fund and foster the development of a network of culturally responsive providers (recipients) that can deliver holistic services to address the psychosocial needs of trauma-affected newcomers and to facilitate their successful integration and well-being.In support of the two objectives above, the STAR Program requires recipients to encompass a comprehensive approach to serve newcomers displaying symptoms of trauma that impede their ability to function effectively at home, school, work or in social settings.
Who’s Eligible to Apply?
Public housing authorities/Indian housing authorities
Private institutions of higher education
Native American tribal organizations (other than Federally recognized tribal governments)
Nonprofits that do not have a 501(c)(3) status with the IRS, other than institutions of higher education
Native American tribal governments (Federally recognized)
Nonprofits having a 501(c)(3) status with the IRS, other than institutions of higher education
Independent school districts
City or township governments
Public and State controlled institutions of higher education
Special district governments
How Much Money is Available?
How Much Can I Ask for?
$400,000 to $600,000
How Many Awards?
When is the Grant Due?
Grants.gov due date is 10/2/2023
Period of Performance
CFDA Number(s):93.576 -- Refugee and Entrant Assistance Discretionary Grants
Program Priorities Areas
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