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State Targeted Response to the Opioid Crisis Grants

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Short Title: Opioid STR
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View Individual Grant Awards for TI-17-014: State Targeted Response to the Opioid Crisis Grants (Opioid STR) (PDF | 366 KB).

Notice of Funding Opportunity (NOFO)

NOFO Number: TI-17-014

Posted on Wednesday, December 14, 2016

Application Due Date: Friday, February 17, 2017

Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance (CFDA) Number: 93.788

Intergovernmental Review (E.O. 12372):

Public Health System Impact Statement (PHSIS) / Single State Agency Coordination:


The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA), Center for Substance Abuse Treatment (CSAT) and Center for Substance Abuse Prevention (CSAP), are accepting applications for fiscal year (FY) 2017 State Targeted Response to the Opioid Crisis Grants (Short Title: Opioid STR). The program aims to address the opioid crisis by increasing access to treatment, reducing unmet treatment need, and reducing opioid overdose related deaths through the provision of prevention, treatment and recovery activities for opioid use disorder (OUD) (including prescription opioids as well as illicit drugs such as heroin). These grants will be awarded to states and territories via formula based on unmet need for opioid use disorder treatment and drug poisoning deaths.


Eligible applicants are the Single State Agencies (SSAs). 

Award Information

Funding Mechanism: Grant

Anticipated Total Available Funding: Up to $485,000,000 per year

Anticipated Number of Awards: 59

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Length of Project: Up to 2 years

Cost Sharing/Match Required?: No

State allocations for the Opioid STR grants are calculated by a formula based on the number of people with abuse or dependence on opioids with unmet treatment needs (NSDUH, 2011-2014) and the number of drug poisoning deaths (CDC Surveillance System).

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