FY 2003 Grant Opportunity
Grant Opportunities

Application Information:

Center for Substance Abuse Prevention (CSAP)

American Indian/Alaska Native
National Resource Center for Substance Abuse Services

Request for Applications (RFA) No. SP03-001

Federal Register Notice: September 13, 2002

Receipt date: November 18, 2002

SAMHSA's AI-AN NRC cooperative agreement is envisioned as an innovative national resource center dedicated to the identification and fostering of effective and culturally appropriate substance abuse prevention and treatment programs and systems to support American Indian and Alaska Native populations.

Who Can Apply: Eligible applicants are domestic public and private non-profit entities such as Tribes, AI/AN national organizations, tribal or non-tribal community-based and faith-based organizations, universities and colleges, or a consortium of any of the above with a lead agency/entity designated for legal and accounting purposes.
Additional Information

For questions on General and Prevention Related Issues, contact:

Jon Rolf, Ph.D.
Rockwall II, Room 800 
5600 Fishers Lane
Rockville, MD 20857
(301) 443-0380; FAX (301) 443-7072
E-Mail: jrolf@samhsa.hhs.gov

For questions on General and Treatment Related Issues, contact:

Maria E. Burns
Rockwall II, Room 740 
5600 Fishers Lane
Rockville, MD 20857
(301) 443-7611; FAX (301) 443-3543
E-Mail: mburns@samhsa.hhs.gov

For questions on cooperative agreement management issues, contact:

Stephen Hudak
Division of Grants Management, OPS
Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration
Rockwall II, 6th floor
5600 Fishers Lane
Rockville, MD 20857
(301) 443-9666
FAX (301) 443-6468/1358
E-Mail: shudak@samhsa.hhs.gov

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

Click here to download Part I of this RFA in Microsoft Word.

"Plain Language" format

Click here to download Part I of this RFA in Adobe Acrobat

"Plain Language" format 

2. "GFA Part II" gives standard provisions for SAMHSA applications.  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 RFA; 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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