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Rural Health
Funding by Sponsor: Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration

Summaries of funding programs are provided by RHIhub for your convenience. Please contact the funder directly for the most complete and current information.

Tribal Opioid Response Grants
Grants to address the opioid crisis in tribal communities by increasing access to culturally appropriate and evidence-based treatment, including medication-assisted treatment.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Aug 24, 2018
Sponsors: Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
Personalized Technical Assistance on Integration of Behavioral Health in Rural Communities
Technical assistance for rural healthcare providers working toward integrating behavioral health and primary care to enhance the healthcare experience for individuals living with behavioral and physical health conditions.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Applications accepted on an ongoing basis
Sponsors: National Council for Behavioral Health, SAMHSA-HRSA Center for Integrated Health Solutions, Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration
Certified Community Behavioral Health Clinic Expansion Grants Inactive
Funding for the expansion of Certified Community Behavioral Health Clinics to increase access to and improve the quality of community behavioral health services, with an emphasis on services for individuals with serious mental illness or substance use disorders, including opioid disorders; children and adolescents with serious emotional disturbance; and individuals with co-occurring disorders.
Geographic coverage: Available in 24 states.
Application Deadline: Jul 9, 2018
Sponsors: Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
Targeted Capacity Expansion: Medication Assisted Treatment - Prescription Drug and Opioid Addiction Inactive
Provides funds for organizations, tribes, and tribal organizations to expand or enhance access to medication assisted treatment services for individuals with opioid use disorder in states with the highest rates of treatment admissions for heroin and opioids per capita.
Geographic coverage: Available in 35 states, the District of Columbia, and for tribes and tribal organizations across the country.
Application Deadline: Jul 9, 2018
Sponsors: Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
Strategic Prevention Framework - Partnerships for Success Inactive
Funding to use the SAMHSA Strategic Prevention Framework to address underage drinking and up to 2 more substance abuse prevention priorities such as marijuana, cocaine, prescription drugs, opioids, or methamphetamines.
Geographic coverage: Available in 15 states and to federally recognized tribes, tribal organizations, and consortia of tribes or tribal organizations
Application Deadline: Jul 6, 2018
Sponsors: Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
Mental Health Technology Transfer Center Cooperative Agreements: Tribal Affairs Center Inactive
Funding for a tribal center to identify effective strategies and/or system approaches, develop resources, and provide training on best practices related to the provision of mental health promotion and mental disorder treatment.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Jul 3, 2018
Sponsors: Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
Minority Fellowship Program Inactive
Grants to nonprofit professional organizations representing substance use disorder treatment professionals to increase the knowledge of behavioral health professionals on issues related to the treatment and recovery support for racial and ethnic minority populations and improve the quality of services provided to them.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Jun 25, 2018
Sponsors: Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
Tribal Behavioral Health Grant Program Inactive
Awards funding for projects designed to prevent and reduce suicidal behavior and substance abuse, reduce the impact of trauma, and promote mental health among American Indian/Alaska Native young people up to the age of 24.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Jun 22, 2018
Sponsors: Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
Community Programs for Outreach and Intervention with Youth and Young Adults at Clinical High Risk for Psychosis Inactive
Grants to identify and provide evidence-based interventions to prevent the onset of psychosis or lessen the severity of psychotic disorder in youth and young adults up to 25 years of age.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide and U.S. territories
Application Deadline: Jun 11, 2018
Sponsors: Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
Mental Health Awareness Training Grants Inactive
Grants to prepare and train school personnel, emergency first responders, law enforcement, and community-based agency staff on how to appropriately and safely respond to individuals with mental disorders, particularly individuals with serious mental illness and/or serious emotional disturbance.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide and U.S. Territories
Application Deadline: Jun 8, 2018
Sponsors: Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services