SAMHSA Updates Training and Technical Assistance Related to COVID-19

SAMHSA just announced that they updated their Training and Technical Assistance (TTA) on matters related to the mental and substance use disorder field as they deal with COVID-19.Click here to view their resources for assistance during the pandemic.

Applications for SAMHSA Centers of Excellence for Behavioral Health Disparities FOA due August 19

SAMHSA is currently accepting applications for fiscal year (FY) 2020 Centers of Excellence (CoE) for Behavioral Health Disparities (Short Title: CoE-BH Disparities). The purpose of this program is to establish three Centers of Excellence to develop and disseminate training and technical assistance for healthcare practitioners on issues related to addressing behavioral health disparities. It is expected that the recipients will implement training and technical assistance for practitioners to address the disparities in behavioral healthcare in three key populations: African Americans, LGBTQ, and the aging population. SAMHSA will fund three Centers, each of which will focus on one of these populations.

Domestic public and private non-profit entities are eligible to apply.

Applications are due August 19.

Click here to view the full SAMHSA FOA!

SAE has obtained over $300 million in grant awards for its clients. If you are interested in applying for the funding opportunity above and would like some assistance in developing a competitive narrative, contact us by emailing