FY 2002 Grant Opportunity
Grant Opportunities

Application Information:

Center for Substance Abuse Prevention (CSAP)

Targeted Capacity Expansion Initiatives for Substance Abuse Prevention (SAP) and HIV Prevention (HIVP) in Minority Communities: Planning Grants

Guidance for Applicants (GFA) No. SP02-004

Federal Register Notice: May 25, 2002

Receipt date: July 24, 2002

SAMHSA's Minority SA and HIV Prevention Planning Program is intended to respond to the health emergency in African-American, Hispanic/Latino, American Indian/Alaska Native, and Asian-American/ Pacific Islander communities described by the Congressional Black and Hispanic Caucuses

Funds under this Planning Grant initiative are available to establish the infrastructure and leadership necessary to provide effective Substance Abuse Prevention (SAP) and HIV Prevention (HIVP) and other related services to the minority communities they serve. Funds will also support efforts and activities that will build awareness and consensus, and develop action plans for services to help ensure access to effective SAP and HIVP interventions in their communities.

Approximately $7.5 million is available to fund planning grants. CSAP expects to award funding to 70-75 applicants, in the amount of $90,000 to $125,000.

WHO CAN APPLY: Eligible entitles may include: non for profit community-based organizations, national organizations, colleges and universities, clinics and hospitals, research institutions, and tribal government and tribal/urban Indian entities and organizations. Faith-based and community-based organizations are eligible to apply. In addition, health care delivery organizations, Historically-Black Colleges (HBCUs), Tribal Colleges and Universities (TCUs), Hispanic Serving Institutions (HSIs), Hispanic Association of Colleges and Universities members (HACUs), are also eligible to apply. Note: State and local government agencies are not eligible under this GFA.

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION: Applicants with questions on program issues should contact:

Francis C. Johnson, M.S.W.

SAMHSA, CSAP

Rockwall II, Suite 1075

5600 Fishers Lane

Rockville, MD 20857

(301) 443-6612

E-Mail: fjohnson@samhsa.hhs.gov

Queries on grants management issues should be directed to:

Steve Hudak

Division of Grants Management

Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration

Rockwall II, 6th Floor

5600 Fishers Lane

Rockville, MD 20857

(301) 443-9666

E-Mail: 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.

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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 printed copy of the grant announcement, including copies of all necessary forms, call National Clearinghouse for Alcohol and Drug Information (NCADI): 

  • 800-729-6686

  • 800-487-4889 TDD

or e-mail: info@health.org

   

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