Increasing Access to Medication-Assisted Treatment (MAT) in Rural Primary Care Practices (R18)
Application: Mar 4, 2016
Increasing Access to Medication-Assisted Treatment (MAT) in Rural Primary Care Practices (R18) will fund demonstration research projects that implement Medication-Assisted Treatment (MAT) for opioid use disorder in primary care practices in rural areas of the United States.
Proposals should address barriers to implement MAT in rural communities and how their proposed model will address those barriers. Grantees will also create training and implementation resources to support future efforts to expand access to MAT.
Eligible entities include:
- Public or non-profit private institution, such as a university, college, or a faith-based or community-based organization
- Unit of local or State government
- Eligible agency of the Federal government
- Indian/Native American Tribal Government (Federally recognized)
- Indian/Native American Tribal Government (Other than Federally recognized)
- Indian/Native American Tribally Designated Organization
Award ceiling: $1,000,000 per year
Project period: 3 years
Estimated number of awards: 4
Estimated total program funding: $16,000,000
While no cost sharing is required, institutional support from the applicant indicates a greater potential of success and sustainability.
Applicants are encouraged, but not required to submit a letter of intent. Letters of intent should be emailed to Phillip Jordan at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Links to the full announcement and online application process are available through grants.gov.
A technical assistance call will be held on January13, 2016 at 1:00 p.m. Eastern. To register, send an email request to email@example.com.
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