FY 2002 Grant Opportunity
Grant Opportunities

Application Information:

Center for Mental Health Services (CMHS)

Workforce Training Grants to Reduce Racial and Ethnic Disparities in Mental Health Services

Guidance for Applicants (GFA) No. SM02-005

Federal Register Notice: April 30, 2002

Receipt date: June 19, 2002

SAMHSA-CMHS Workforce Training Grants are to be used to develop, implement and evaluate training programs that will increase mental health workers’ ability to provide culturally appropriate services to racial and ethnic minorities.

Approximately $1.6 million in funding will be available to fund up to four grants. The average award is expected to range from $300,000 to $400,000 per year in total costs. The grants will be awarded for a period of up to three years.

WHO CAN APPLY: State and local or Indian tribe governments, universities and colleges, community-based organizations, health care delivery systems, consumer and family organizations, faith-based organizations, and tribal organizations may apply. Minority-based nonprofit organizations are encouraged to apply.

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION: Applicants with questions on program issues should contact Kana Enomoto at 301-443-9324 or kenomoto@samhsa.hhs.gov. Queries on grants management issues should be directed to Steve Hudak at 301-443-9666 or shudak@samhsa.hhs.gov.

SAMHSA applications consist of three parts:
1. "Part I: Programmatic Guidance" of the Guidance for Applicants (GFA)
provides details about the specific program. 

Click below to download Part I of the GFA in either Wordperfect 6/7/8
format OR Adobe Acrobat (pdf) format.

Word Perfect (wpd) 6/7/8

Adobe Acrobat (PDF) 

2. "GFA Part II" gives standard provisions for SAMHSA applications.  However, not all GFAs require Part II.  The latest edition of Part II is always available by mail or for electronic downloading from this website. 

GFA Part II is required for this GFA; click here for more information and to download a copy of the file.

 3. SAMHSA applications require forms PHS 5161 and SF-424.  These forms are available online from the Program Support Center of the U.S. Department of Health & Human Services. 

Click here to download Forms PHS 5161 and SF-424.


For further information on these forms and the application process, see Information on the Grant Application Process.


For a complete application kit, including Parts I and II, Call the CMHS Knowledge Exchange Network (KEN):

  • 800-789-2647

  • 800-443-9006 TTY

  • 301-984-8796 FAX


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