FY 2003 Grant Opportunity
Grant Opportunities

Application Information:

Center for Substance Abuse Treatment (CSAT)

Services Grant Program for Residential Treatment of Pregnant and Postpartum Women

Request for Applications (RFA) No. TI03-012

Receipt date: July 23, 2003 

SAMHSA’s Center for Substance Abuse Treatment (CSAT) is accepting applications for Fiscal Year 2003 grants to expand the availability of comprehensive, high quality residential treatment services for pregnant and postpartum women (PPW) ("postpartum" refers to the period after childbirth up to 12 months) who suffer from alcohol and other drug use problems, and for their infants and children impacted by the perinatal and environmental effects of maternal substance use and abuse.

About PPW Grants:

Who Can Apply: Domestic public and non-profit private entities, including tribal governments/organizations, community- and faith-based organizations may apply.

Est. Funds for FY 2003: $3 million

Est. No. of Awards in FY 2003:  6 to 9 awards, ranging from $350,000 to $500,000 in total costs.

Project Period: Up to 3 years, with annual continuations depending on availability of funds and progress achieved.

Note: Non-Federal cost-sharing contributions are required.  See the Request for Application, Part I, for further information.

Program Contact: 

For questions on program issues, contact:

Linda White Young


Rockwall II, 7th Floor

5600 Fishers Lane

Rockville, MD 20857

(301) 443-8392

E-Mail: Lwhite1@samhsa.hhs.gov 

For questions on grants management issues, contact:

Stephen Hudak 
Division of Grants Management, OPS 

Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration 

Rockwall II, 6th floor 

5600 Fishers Lane Rockville, MD 20857 

(301) 443-9666 

E-Mail: shudak@samhsa.hhs.gov

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

Click here to download Part I of this RFA in Microsoft Word.

"Plain Language" format

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

"Plain Language" format

2. "GFA Part II, General Policies and Procedures" gives standard provisions for SAMHSA applications.  The latest edition of Part II is always available by mail or for electronic downloading from this website. 

Click here for more information about SAMHSA's "General Policies and
Procedures," including downloadable files of the documents.

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 printed copy of the grant announcement, including copies of all necessary forms, call National Clearinghouse for Alcohol and Drug Information (NCADI): 

  • 800-729-6686

  • 800-487-4889 TDD

or e-mail: info@health.org


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