Rural Violent Crime Reduction Initiative Grant Opportunity and Application Office Hours – March 2023

RVCRI, funded by the Bureau of Justice Assistance and supported by the National Policing Institute and Local Initiatives Support Corporation (LISC), provides grants, training, and technical assistance (TTA) support to law enforcement agencies addressing violent crime challenges in rural areas. Awards will range from $25,000 – $150,000. Applications and awards will be made on a rolling cohort basis, with the second cohort deadline being March 31, 2023.

Are you interested in applying for the Rural Violent Crime Reduction Initiative (RVCRI) grant opportunity but have additional questions?

Join the RVCRI team for an open Office Hours event! During this event, RVCRI team members will be available to answer any questions you may have, from application requirements to eligibility to responsibilities if selected to be an RVCRI grantee.

There is no set training agenda or presentation for this event. This event is solely a Q&A opportunity.

Register here to attend the event.

If you have any questions, please feel free to reach out to the RVCRI team at