NEW SAMHSA Funding Opportunities!

samhsa mossThe Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) recently announced a handful of new funding opportunities. Check them out below! If you are interested in applying for a SAMHSA FOA and would like some assistance in developing a competitive narrative for your application, contact us by emailing info@saeassociates.com or calling (212) 684-4480.
Application Due Date: December 16, 2019
SAMHSA is accepting applications for Grants for the Benefit of Homeless Individuals (GBHI). The purpose of this program is to support the development and/or expansion of local implementation of a community infrastructure that integrates substance use disorder treatment, housing services, and other critical services for individuals (including youth) and families experiencing homelessness.
SAMHSA plans to issue 13 grants of up to $400,000 per year for up to 5 years.
Application Due Date: December 16, 2019
SAMHSA is accepting applications for the Expansion of Practitioner Education (Prac-Ed) grant. The purpose of this program is to expand the integration of substance use disorder (SUD) education into the standard curriculum of relevant healthcare and health services education programs. Through the mainstreaming of this education, the ultimate goal is to expand the number of practitioners to deliver high-quality, evidence-based SUD treatment. The National Survey on Drug Use and Health 2018 data indicate that an unacceptably high 92% of individuals who meet criteria for needing SUD treatment do not receive it. SAMHSA is implementing this program as one of the many steps to reduce barriers to accessing and providing care.
SAMHSA plans to issue 10-20 grants of up to $250,000 per year for up to 2 years.
Application Due Date: December 10, 2019
SAMHSA is accepting applications for National Consumer and Consumer Supporter Technical Assistance Centers (Consumer and Consumer Supporter TA Centers) grants. The purpose of this program is to provide technical assistance to promote evidence-based care for adults with serious mental illnesses. These programs recognize the value of those with lived experience as a component of the treatment system. The entities responsible for providing technical assistance for this program may be either consumer or consumer supporter organizations.
SAMHSA plans to issue 5 grants of up to $361,200 per year for up to 5 years.
Application Due Date: December 10, 2019
SAMHSA is accepting applications for Promoting Integration of Primary and Behavioral Health Care (PIPBHC) grants. The purpose of this program is to:
  1. Promote full integration and collaboration in clinical practice between primary and behavioral healthcare.
  2. Support the improvement of integrated care models for primary care and behavioral health care to improve the overall wellness and physical health status of adults with a serious mental illness (SMI) or children with a serious emotional disturbance (SED).
  3. Promote and offer integrated care services related to screening, diagnosis, prevention, and treatment of mental and substance use disorders, and co-occurring physical health conditions and chronic diseases.
SAMHSA plans to issue 4 grants of up to $2,000,000 per year for up to 5 years.
Application Due Date: December 10, 2019
SAMHSA is accepting applications for the Tribal Behavioral Health Grant Program (Native Connections). The purpose of this program is to prevent suicide and substance misuse, reduce the impact of trauma, and promote mental health among American Indian/Alaska Native (AI/AN) youth through the age of 24 years.
SAMHSA plans to issue 39 grants of up to $250,000 per year for up to 5 years.