FY 2001 Grant Opportunity

Grant Opportunities

Application Information:

Center for Mental Health Services (CMHS)

Older Adult Mental Health Services

Guidance for Applicants (GFA) No. SM-02-009

Receipt date: June 19, 2002 

Federal Register Notice: April 23, 2002

SAMHSA-CMHS announces the availability of fiscal year (FY) 2002 funds for increasing service capacity for older persons with mental health needs. Grants or cooperative agreements are made as part of the Agency's "Targeted Capacity Expansion" (TCE) program.

SAMHSA applications consist of three parts:
1. "Part I: Programmatic Guidance" of the Guidance for Applicants (GFA) provides details about the specific program.

Click here to download Part I of this GFA in WordPerfect 6/7/8.

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Click here to download Part I of this GFA in Adobe Acrobat

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2. "GFA Part II" gives standard provisions for SAMHSA applications.  However, not all GFAs require Part II.  The latest edition of Part II is always available by mail or for electronic downloading from this website. 

GFA Part II is required for this GFA; click here for more information and to download a copy of the file.

3. SAMHSA applications require forms PHS 5161 and SF-424.  These forms are available online from the Program Support Center of the U.S. Department of Health & Human Services. 

Click here to download Forms PHS 5161 and SF-424.


For further information on these forms and the application process, see Information on the Grant Application Process.


For a complete application kit, including Parts I and II, Call the CMHS Knowledge Exchange Network (KEN):

  • 800-789-2647

  • 800-443-9006 TTY

  • 301-984-8796 FAX


This page was last updated on 13 May, 2002
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