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South Dakota Managing Assistance for Victims' Services

Welcome to MAVIS, the Online Grants Management System for the South Dakota Department of Public Safety - Victims' Services Program. The Victims' Services Program provides grant funding for agencies that provide services to victims of domestic violence, sexual assault, stalking and other violent crimes.

Are you a crime victim seeking to apply for victim compensation?
  • Click the "Register" button in the top-right of the page, then click the "Claimant" button.
    • Once you complete your registration form, you will be logged into the system and taken directly into a Claim Application.
  • You should then follow the instructions to complete and submit you Claim Application.
  • Once you have submitted you Claim Application you will be directed into a Claim Application.
    • Follow the instructions to complete and submit you Claim Application.
    • Once you have submitted your Claim Application, you will be directed to complete and submit your Claim Expenses. 
  • If you are already registered and have started or completed your application on-line, simply login to access the MAVIS system.
  • If you have a current claim and have not registered with the new on-line system – Call the Crime Victims Compensation Office at 605-773-6317 and staff can assist you with registering.
  • Additionally if you have any issues Registering or accessing your Claim, please contact the Crime Victim Compensation office.

Are you an organization seeking to apply for grant funds?
  • Click the "Register" button in the top-right of the page. Once you complete your registration form, a request for approval will be sent to Victims’ Services.
  • Once your account/organization has been approved, you will receive a notice in the e-mail address used during registration.
  • If you are already registered, simply login to access the MAVIS system.
  • Open application solicitations will appear in the “Available Opportunities” section of the site.