Drug-Free Communities (DFC) and Drug-Free Communities Mentoring (DFC-M) Continuation Applications

SAMHSA Drug-Free Communities (DFC) and Drug-Free Communities Mentoring (DFC-M) grant recipients must submit a non-competing continuation application through the eRA Commons system.

The non-competing continuation application can only be initiated and submitted through the eRA Commons (submissions directly through Grants.gov are not supported).

WATCH: A resource video on how to submit a Continuation application.

Continuation Application Due Date

Continuation applications are due no later than February 4, 2019.

Additional Guidance

Recipients must ensure the following reports and information are up-to-date:

  • Submission of the August 2018 DFC-Me progress report and financial report as identified on the NoA;
  • Federal Cash Transactions Reports in the HHS Payment Management System; and,
  • System for Award Management (SAM) annual registration and DUNS information. 

Please review the following documents, then log into eRA Commons to initiate the application Process. 

Attachment A: Continuation Application Package (PDF | 198 KB) provides instruction on specific continuation application information that must be submitted via eRA Commons.

Attachment B: Supplementary Instructions for completing the application package (PDF | 55 KB)

Attachment C: How to Submit Continuation Applications through eRA Commons (PDF | 2.2 MB) provides information on accessing and submitting the continuation application through eRA Commons.

Attachment D: How to register an organization in eRA Commons (PDF | 283 KB)

Attachment E: Roles in eRA Commons (PDF | 198 KB)

For technical question, please consult the eRA Service Desk. For program and grant management related questions, please consult with your SAMHSA contacts (grants management specialist and project officer).

Last Updated: 01/15/2019