FY 2002 Grant Opportunity

Grant Opportunities

Application Information:

Center for Mental Health Services (CMHS)

Community Action Grant Program

Guidance for Applicants (GFA) No. PA 00-003

Special Notice: April 9, 2002, Federal Register

SUMMARY: This notice is to inform the public that the SAMHSA/CMHS announcement No. PA00-003, Community Action Grants for Service System Change (Short Title: Community Action Grants) will have only one application receipt date this year: May 10, 2002. 

Awards will be made in September 2002. 

Consistent with SAMHSA policy for all grants and applications, scored applications that are not funded in September 2002 will be held for consideration for one year, should funding become available in FY 2003. 

Sponsors of exemplary practices who are considering applying for a grant through the standing announcement for one of the subsequent receipt dates should note that the President's FY 2003 Budget proposes no funds for new awards during FY 2003. 

Should Community Action Grant funding become available, a new announcement will be published. 

Check the Federal Register and/or the SAMHSA Web site for notice of the announcement at http://www.samhsa.gov/

Community Action Grants for Service Systems Change support the adoption and implementation of exemplary practices related to the delivery and organization of services for children with serious emotional disturbance or adults with serious mental illness, and those with co-occurring disorders. Awards range from a minimum of $50,000 to a maximum of $150,000 in total costs. Program Contact: 

For questions concerning program issues, contact: David Morrissette, DSW, Community Support Program, Suite 11C-22, 5600 Fishers Lane, Rockville, MD 20857, 301-443-3653, Fax 301-443-0541, E- mail: dmorriss@samhsa.hhs.gov.

goto For more information on PA 00-003, with applications due May 10, 2002, go to the online announcement. 


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