National Center of Excellence for Integrated Health Solutions

Short Title: 
CIHS
Initial Announcement
Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) Information
FOA Number: 
SM-19-012
Posted on Grants.gov: 
Monday, January 28, 2019
Application Due Date: 
Friday, March 29, 2019
Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance (CFDA) Number: 
93.243
Intergovernmental Review (E.O. 12372): 
Applicants must comply with E.O. 12372 if their state(s) participates. Review process recommendations from the State Single Point of Contact (SPOC) are due no later than 60 days after application deadline.
Public Health System Impact Statement (PHSIS) / Single State Agency Coordination: 
Applicants must send the PHSIS to appropriate State and local health agencies by application deadline. Comments from Single State Agency are due no later than 60 days after application deadline.
Description

The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA), Center for Mental Health Services (CMHS) is accepting applications for fiscal year (FY) 2019 National Center of Excellence for Integrated Health Solutions. The purpose of this program is to advance the implementation of high quality, evidence-based treatment for individuals with co-occurring physical and mental health conditions, including substance use disorders. Data demonstrate that individuals with mental health conditions are far more likely to also experience physical health conditions. The co-occurrence of these conditions necessitates the delivery of holistic, integrated care. The goal of this grant is to ensure that these services are provided in the most effective manner possible.

Eligibility

Eligible applicants are domestic public and private nonprofit entities. For example:

  • Public or private universities and colleges.
  • Behavioral health care organizations.
  • National stakeholder organizations.
Award Information
Funding Mechanism: 
Grant
Anticipated Total Available Funding: 
$2,000,000
Anticipated Number of Awards: 
One
Anticipated Award Amount: 
Up to $2,000,000 per year
Length of Project: 
Up to 5 years
Cost Sharing/Match Required?: 
No

Proposed budgets cannot exceed $2,000,000 in total costs (direct and indirect) in any year of the proposed project. Annual continuation awards will depend on the availability of funds, grantee progress in meeting project goals and objectives, timely submission of required data and reports, and compliance with all terms and conditions of award.

Contact Information
Program Issues

Tenly Biggs
Center for Mental Health Services
Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration
(240) 276-2411
Tenly.biggs@samhsa.hhs.gov

Grants Management and Budget Issues

Eileen Bermudez
Office of Financial Resources, Division of Grants Management
Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration
240-276-1412
FOACMHS@samhsa.hhs.gov

Last Updated: 02/14/2019