SAMHSA Grant of $39.8 Million for the Screening, Brief Intervention and Referral to Treatment Program
SAMHSA is accepting applications for the Screening, Brief Intervention and Referral to Treatment (SBIRT) program totaling up to $39.8 million over the next five years.
The purpose of this program is to implement screening, brief intervention, and referral to treatment services for adolescents and adults in primary care and community health settings for substance misuse and substance use disorders. This program is designed to expand the identification of, and enhance the care for, individuals who have or are at risk for a substance use disorder. SAMHSA expects to fund as many as eight grantees with up to $995,000 per year for up to five years. The actual award amount may vary, depending on the availability of funds.
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NYSHealth 2018 Special Projects Fund Request for Proposals
The New York State Health Foundation (NYSHealth) 2018 Special Projects Fund Request for Proposals (RFP) is now available. Applicants must submit an online inquiry form to determine whether a proposed project fits the funding criteria. The next funding cycle for the Special Projects Fund is March 13, 2018. Selected organizations will be invited to submit full proposals, with a deadline of May 16, 2018.
NYSHealth Special Projects Fund awards are one-time, nonrenewable funding opportunities consistent with the Foundation’s mission to improve the health of all New Yorkers but outside of its main priority areas.