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Minority Serving Institutions (MSI) Partnerships with Community-Based Organizations

This funding record is inactive. Please see the program website or contact the program sponsor to determine if this program is currently accepting applications or will open again in the future.

 
Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance Number: 93.243
Sponsor
Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration
Deadlines
May 26, 2015
Contact

For programmatic issues:
Wilma Pinnock, Lead Public Health Advisor
240.276.2421
Wilma.pinnock@samhsa.hhs.gov

For grants management and budgetary issues:
Eileen Bermudez
240.276.1412
eileen.bermudez@samhsa.hhs.gov

Purpose

Minority Serving Institutions (MSI) Partnerships with Community-Based Organizations grant program will provide funding to minority-serving institutions to partner with community-based organizations to provide substance abuse, HIV, and hepatitis-C prevention programs to populations in the surrounding communities.

The MSI CBO program seeks to address behavioral health disparities among racial and ethnic minorities by encouraging the implementation of strategies to decrease the differences in access, service use, and outcomes among African-American, Hispanic/Latino, Asian American/Pacific Islander (AA/PI) and American Indian/Alaska Native (AI/AN) young adult populations.

Eligibility

Only Minority-Serving Institutions are eligible (Historically Black Colleges and Universities, Hispanic-Serving Institutions, Asian American Native American Pacific Islander Institutions, Tribal Colleges and Universities)

Geographic coverage
Nationwide
Amount of funding

Total Funding Available: $10,500,000
Award Ceiling: $300,000 per year
Number of Awards: 35

Application process

Links to the full announcement and online application process are available through grants.gov.

Tagged as
African Americans · American Indians, Alaska Natives, and Native Hawaiians · Asian and Pacific Islanders · Behavioral health · HIV and AIDS · Health disparities · Hispanics and Latinos · Minorities · Substance abuse · Wellness, health promotion, and disease prevention



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