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Strategic Prevention Framework - Partnerships for Success

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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
Mar 6, 2020

For programmatic or technical questions:
Damaris Richardson

For grants management or budget questions:
Corey Sullivan


The Strategic Prevention Framework - Partnerships for Success program (Short Title: SPF-PFS) provides funding to address one of the nation's top substance abuse prevention priorities in youth and adults. Awardees will identify the priority substance to develop strategies around in their community. The Strategic Prevention Framework (SPF) gives prevention professionals a comprehensive process for addressing the substance misuse and related behavioral health problems facing their communities.

Projects must identify populations served that are vulnerable to behavioral health disparities and focus on outcomes that reduce disparities in people who have systematically experienced greater obstacles to health based on their:

  • Racial or ethnic group
  • Religion
  • Socioeconomic status
  • Gender
  • Age
  • Mental health
  • Cognitive, sensory, or physical disability
  • Sexual orientation or gender identity
  • Geographic location
  • Other characteristics historically linked to discrimination or exclusion

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


Eligible applicants are domestic public and private nonprofit entities.

Organizations that received funding under Funding Opportunity Announcements SP-16-003, SP-18-008, and SP-19-004 are not eligible to apply.

Geographic coverage
Amount of funding

Award ceiling: $300,000 per year for community, tribal or territory applicants and up to $1,000,000 for state applicants
Project period: 5 years
Estimated number of awards: 27-92
Estimated total program funding: $27,700,000

At least 15 awards will be made to tribes/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
Access · Alcohol use · American Indian or Alaska Native · Behavioral health · Children and youth · Health disparities · Illicit drug use · LGBT · Minorities · Networking and collaboration · People with disabilities · Planning and strategy methods and resources · Poverty · Prescription drug misuse · Substance use and misuse

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