News and Announcements
New DVPI Awards Announced
On September 30, 2017, the Indian Health Service announced 26 new DVPI awards totaling $3,579,838 [PDF 37 KB] to tribes, tribal organizations, Urban Indian Organizations, and IHS federal facilities, bringing the total number of DVPI projects to 83 [PDF 40 KB], for a total of $11,175,838 of funding annually.
Awardees will focus on establishing prevention programs on domestic and sexual violence that are culturally appropriate, evidence-based, practice-based models of violence prevention and treatment among American Indians and Alaska Natives.
For background information on DVPI and information on other currently funded projects, visit the About DVPI page.