Fiscal Year 2020 Grant Announcements and Awards

SAMHSA announces grant funding opportunities through Funding Opportunity Announcements (FOAs). Each FOA contains all the information you need to apply for a grant.

IMPORTANT APPLICATION INFORMATION: All applicants must register with NIH’s eRA Commons in order to submit an application. This process takes up to six weeks. If you believe you are interested in applying for this opportunity, you MUST start the registration process immediately. Do not wait to start this process. If your organization is not registered and you do not have an active eRA Commons PI account by the deadline, the application will not be accepted. No exceptions will be made.

Applicants also must register with the System for Award Management (SAM) and (see Appendix A for all registration requirements).

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SAMHSA periodically presents training webinars for prospective applicants interested in applying to FY 2020 grant programs. The webinar provides information on how to submit applications to SAMHSA using NIH’s eRA System, including application and registration processes, requirements and validations, and the post-submission process. Please find the presentation below, and check back to this page periodically for new training dates. Additional information is available on the Training Events, Videos, and Reference Materials for Applicants and Grantees page on the SAMHSA Grants website.

You should become familiar with all the components of the FOA before you apply. When you find an opportunity for which you would like to apply, be sure you meet all the eligibility requirements.

When you are searching for a funding opportunity on, use SAMHSA’s FOA number as the Funding Opportunity Number.

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FOA Number Titlesort descending Center Webinars FAQ App. Due Date View Awards
SM-20-006 Initial Assisted Outpatient Treatment Program for Individuals with Serious Mental Illness (Assisted Outpatient Treatment (AOT))

CMHS 01/24/20 View Awards
FG-20-001 Initial Expansion of Practitioner Education (Prac-Ed)

FG 12/16/19 View Awards
SM-20-007 Initial Grants for Expansion and Sustainability of the Comprehensive Community Mental Health Services for Children with Serious Emotional Disturbances (System of Care (SOC) Expansion and Sustainability Grants)

CMHS 02/03/20 View Awards
TI-20-001 Initial Grants for the Benefit of Homeless Individuals (GBHI)

CSAT 12/16/19 View Awards
SM-20-004 Initial National Child Traumatic Stress Initiative – Category II (NCTSI II)

CMHS 12/23/19 View Awards
SM-20-005 Initial National Child Traumatic Stress Initiative – Category III (NCTSI III)

CMHS 12/23/19 View Awards
SM-20-001 Initial National Consumer and Consumer Supporter Technical Assistance Centers (Consumer and Consumer Supporter TA Centers)

CMHS 12/10/19 View Awards
SM-20-003 Modified Promoting Integration of Primary and Behavioral Health Care (PIPBHC)

CMHS 12/10/19 View Awards
TI-20-002 Initial Recovery Community Services Program (RCSP)

CSAT 12/23/19 View Awards
SP-20-001 Modified The Substance Abuse and HIV Prevention Navigator Program for Racial/Ethnic Minorities (Prevention Navigator)

CSAP 12/27/19 View Awards
SM-20-002 Initial Tribal Behavioral Health Grant Program (Native Connections)

CMHS 12/10/19 View Awards
Last Updated: 10/15/2019