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Minority AIDS Initiative: Substance Use Disorder Treatment for Racial/Ethnic Minority Populations at High Risk for HIV/AIDS

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Short Title
MAI – High Risk Populations
Modified Announcement

Baltimore City added to Appendix M

Notice of Funding Opportunity (NOFO)
NOFO Number
Posted on
Application Due Date
Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance (CFDA) Number
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.

The purpose of this program is to increase engagement in care for racial and ethnic underrepresented individuals with substance use disorders (SUD) and/or co-occurring substance use and mental disorders (COD) who are at risk for or living with HIV/AIDS and receive HIV/AIDS services/treatment.


Eligible applicants are domestic public and private non-profit entities including Federally Recognized Tribes and Tribal Organizations.

Award Information
Funding Mechanism
Anticipated Total Available Funding
Up to $30,500,000
Anticipated Number of Awards
Up to 61 (At least 5 awards will be made to the 5 highest scoring tribal applications pending sufficient application volume.)
Anticipated Award Amount
Up to $500,000 per year per award
Length of Project
Up to 5 years
Cost Sharing/Match Required?

Proposed budgets cannot exceed $500,000 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

Kirk E. James, M.D.
Center for Substance Abuse Treatment
Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration
(240) 276-1617

Kristin Roha, M.S., M.P.H.
Center for Substance Abuse Treatment
Substance abuse and Mental Health Services Administration
(240) 276-0586

Grants Management and Budget Issues

Office of Financial Resources, Division of Grants Management
Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration
(240) 276-1400

Last Updated

Last Updated: 04/15/2022