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Cooperative Agreements to Implement Zero Suicide in Health Systems

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Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance Number: 93.243
Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
May 8, 2023

For programmatic or technical questions:
Michelle Cornette

For grants management or budget questions:

For grant review process and application status questions contact:
Stephanie Boyd


This opportunity (Short Title: Zero Suicide) provides grants to implement the Zero Suicide Model, a comprehensive, multi-setting approach to suicide prevention in health systems.

Grantees will implement all seven elements of the Zero Suicide model: Lead, Train, Identify, Engage, Treat, Transition, and Improve; and incorporate principles of health equity within the framework.

A detailed list of required activities is provided in the application instructions.

Grantees will be expected to develop and implement an impact statement/action plan to enhance equity for populations that experience behavioral health disparities, including rural and tribal communities.


Eligible applicants include:

  • State mental health agencies or state agencies with mental or behavioral health functions
  • U.S. territories
  • Indian tribes and tribal organizations
  • Community-based primary care or behavioral healthcare settings
  • Emergency departments
  • Public health agencies
Geographic coverage
Nationwide and U.S. Territories
Amount of funding

Up to $700,000 per year for states, the District of Columbia, and U.S. Territories.

Up to $400,000 per year for other eligible applicants.

Project period: Up to 5 years
Expected number of awards: 17
Estimated total program funding: $12,035,974

At least 2 grant awards will be made to tribes or tribal organizations pending adequate application volume.

Application process

Links to the full announcement, application instructions, and the online application process are available through

Tagged as
Culture and cultural competency · Health workforce education and training · Healthcare facilities · Suicide and suicide prevention

Organizations (2)

  • U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, view details
  • Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, view details

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