Grant Amount: Anticipated Total Available Funding: $15.47 Million.
The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA), Center for Substance Abuse Prevention (CSAP) is accepting applications for fiscal year (FY) 2013 Minority AIDS Initiative (MAI) funding for Minority Serving Institutions (MSIs) Partnerships with Community-Based Organizations (CBOs) (Short Title: MSI/CBO) grants. The purpose of this program is to prevent and reduce substance abuse (SA) and transmission of HIV/AIDS among African-American, Hispanic/Latino, and American Indian/Alaska Natives (AI/AN) young adults (ages 18- 24) populations on campus. CSAP expects MSIs to partner with one or more community-based organizations (CBOs) to provide integrated SA and HIV prevention programs to African-American, Hispanic/Latino, and American Indian/Alaska Natives (AI/AN) young adults (ages 18-24) in the surrounding communities.
MSI/CBO grants are authorized under Section 516 of the Public Health Service Act, as amended. This announcement addresses Healthy People (HP) 2020 Substance Abuse Topic Area HP 2020-SA.The objectives of this program support the four primary goals of the National HIV/AIDS Strategy which includes: (1) reducing new HIV infections, (2) increasing access to care and improving health outcomes for people living with HIV, (3) reducing HIV-related disparities and health inequities and 4) achieving a coordinated national response to the HIV epidemic.
US Department of Health and Human Services Public Health Service Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration Center for Substance Abuse Prevention
Community Based Organizations Minority Owned Organizations
Number of Awards Given
Approximately 52 awards
Award Amount Notes
Anticipated Total Available Funding: $15.47 Million.
Wilma A Pinnock Community Grants & Program Development Branch Div of Community Programs CSAP/SAMHSA 1 Choke Cherry Rd - Rm 4-1105 Rockville, MD 20857 Phone: (240) 276-2421
Up to 3 years.
Drug Abuse HIV/AIDS Prevention Risk Reduction
African Americans/Blacks Hispanics/Latinos Native Americans Young Adults
You may request a complete application package from SAMHSA at 1-877-SAMHSA7 [TDD: 1-800-487-4889]. You also may download the required documents from the SAMHSA website at http://www.samhsa.gov/grants/apply.aspx.
A complete list of documents included in the application package is available at http://www.samhsa.gov/Grants/ApplicationKit.aspx.
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