The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) is accepting applications for up to $33 million in Target Capacity Expansion -HIV: Minority Women grants over the next three years. The grant program will expand substance use disorder treatment and HIV services for African American, Hispanic/Latina, and other racial and ethnic minority women. People benefiting from these expanded services will include heterosexual, lesbian, bisexual, and previously incarcerated women who have substance use or co-occurring substance use and mental disorders and are living with or at risk for HIV/AIDS. The services will also be provided to the women’s significant others.
SAMHSA expects that awards of up to $500,000 per year will be provided to an estimated 22 selected grantees for a period up to three years. The actual award amounts may vary depending on the availability of funds.
WHO CAN APPLY: Eligible applicants are domestic, nonprofit, community-based organizations, tribes, and tribal organizations. [See Section III-1 of the Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) for complete eligibility information.]
HOW TO APPLY: Request a complete application package for FOA number TI-16-011 from SAMHSA at 1-877-SAMHSA7 [TDD: 1-800-487-4889]. Applications must be submitted through http://www.Grants.gov.
APPLICATION DUE DATE: Applications are due by 11:59 PM Eastern Time on April 29, 2016.
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION: For questions about program issues, contact Andrea Harris at 240-276-2441 or Andrea.Harris@samhsa.hhs.gov. For questions on grants management and budget issues contact Eileen Bermudez at (240) 276-1412 or Eileen.email@example.com.