Grants to Expand Substance Abuse Treatment Capacity in Adult and Family Treatment Drug Courts

Short Title: 
SAMHSA Treatment Drug Courts
Modified Announcement

Eligibility revised and Appendix O updated.

Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) Information
FOA Number: 
TI-20-003
Posted on Grants.gov: 
Friday, December 6, 2019
Application Due Date: 
Tuesday, February 4, 2020
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) is accepting applications for fiscal year (FY) 2020 Grants to Expand Substance Abuse Treatment Capacity in Adult Treatment Drug Courts (ATDC), Adult Tribal Healing to Wellness Courts or Family Treatment Drug Courts (FTDC). The purpose of this program is to expand substance use disorder (SUD) treatment services in existing drug courts. The program recognizes the need for treatment instead of incarceration for individuals with SUDs.

Eligibility

Eligible applicants are state, local, and tribal governments with direct involvement with the Adult Treatment Drug Court, Adult Tribal Healing to Wellness Court or Family Treatment Drug Court, such as:

  • State governments; the District of Columbia, Guam, the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico, the Northern Mariana Islands, the Virgin Islands, American Samoa, the Federated States of Micronesia, the Republic of the Marshall Islands, and the Republic of Palau are also eligible to apply.
  • Governmental units within political subdivisions of a state, such as a county, city or town, and individual adult treatment drug courts.
  • Federally recognized American Indian/Alaska Native (AI/AN) tribes, tribal organizations, Urban Indian Organizations, and consortia of tribes or tribal organizations.

ATDCs and Adult Tribal Healing to Wellness Courts funded in FY 2018 (TI-18-008), or FY 2019 (TI-19-002) are not eligible to apply for funding under this FOA. FTDCs funded in FY 2017 (TI-17-004), FY 2018 (TI-18-002), or FY 2019 (TI-19-001) are not eligible to apply for this funding under this FOA.

Award Information
Funding Mechanism: 
Grant
Anticipated Total Available Funding: 
$10,000,000
Anticipated Number of Awards: 
25 (At least 5 awards will be made to tribes/tribal organizations pending sufficient application volume from these groups)
Anticipated Award Amount: 
Up to $400,000 per year
Length of Project: 
5 years
Cost Sharing/Match Required?: 
No

Proposed budgets cannot exceed $400,000 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.

Funding estimates for this announcement are based on an annualized Continuing Resolution and do not reflect the final FY 2020 appropriation. Applicants should be aware that funding amounts are subject to the availability of funds.

Contact Information
Program Issues

Jon Berg
Center for Substance Abuse Treatment
Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration
(240) 276-1609
Jon.Berg@samhsa.hhs.gov

Grants Management and Budget Issues

Corey Sullivan
Office of Financial Resources, Division of Grants Management
Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration
(240) 276-1213
​FOACSAT@samhsa.hhs.gov

Last Updated: 12/20/2019