Minority AIDS Initiative Continuum of Care Pilot (MAI-CoC) Syringe Services Programs (SSPs)

Short Title: 
MAI-CoC: SSP
Initial Announcement
Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) Information
FOA Number: 
SP-16-008
Posted on Grants.gov: 
Friday, April 8, 2016
Application Due Date: 
Friday, June 10, 2016
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 Substance Abuse Treatment (CSAT), Center for Mental Health Services (CMHS), and Center for Substance Abuse Prevention (CSAP), announce the availability of supplemental funding to enable grantees funded under the Minority AIDS Initiative Continuum of Care (MAI-CoC) program to expand/enhance grant activities required under the Request for Application (RFA), TI-14-013. The MAI-CoC: SSP supplemental grants will allow awardees to establish and/or enhance their current substance use and mental health treatment services programs, prevention and HIV and hepatitis medical services, to existing syringe services programs (SSPs). Information on the MAI-CoC program may be found in the original RFA available on the SAMHSA website at http://media.samhsa.gov/Grants/archives.aspx. This program is being funded by the Secretary’s Minority AIDS Initiative Fund (SMAIF).

Eligibility

Eligibility for this funding opportunity is limited to current SAMHSA FY 2014 MAI-CoC (TI-14-013) grantees.

Award Information
Funding Mechanism: 
Cooperative Agreement
Anticipated Total Available Funding: 
$1,650,000
Anticipated Number of Awards: 
Up to 20 grants
Anticipated Award Amount: 
Up to $82,500 per year
Length of Project: 
Up to two years
Cost Sharing/Match Required?: 
No

Proposed budgets cannot exceed the allowable amount in any year of the supplement. 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

Judith Ellis  
Community Grants and Program Development Branch 
Division of Community Programs 
Center for Substance Abuse Prevention 
Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration
5600 Fishers Lane
Rockville, MD 20857  
240-276-2567
judith.ellis@samhsa.hhs.gov

Andrea Harris
Division of Services Improvement
Center for Substance Abuse Treatment 
Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration
5600 Fishers Lane
Rockville, MD 20857
240-276-2441
andrea.harris@samhsa.hhs.gov

Ilze Ruditis
Homeless Program Branch
Division of Service and Systems Improvement
Center for Mental Health Services
Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration
5600 Fishers Lane
Rockville, MD 20857  
240-276-1777
ilze.ruditis@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
5600 Fishers Lane
Rockville, MD 20857
240-276-1412
foacmhs@samhsa.hhs.gov

 

Application Materials

You must respond to the requirements in both the FOA PART I and PART II when preparing your application.

Useful Information for Applicants

Last Updated: 04/08/2016