The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration recently released a grant funding opportunity announcement (FOA) entitled, “Garrett Lee Smith State/Tribal Youth Suicide Prevention and Early Intervention Grant Program”. The short title for this program is “GLS State/Tribal Youth Suicide” and applications are due no later than Monday, March 18, 2019
Information on the FOA is below and the link for additional information is: https://www.samhsa.gov/grants/grant-announcements/sm-19-006.
- FOA Number: SM-19-006
- Application Due Date: Monday, March 18, 2019
- Purpose: The purpose of this program is to support states and tribes with implementing youth suicide prevention and early intervention strategies in schools, educational institutions, juvenile justice systems, substance use programs, mental health programs, foster care systems, and other child and youth-serving organizations.
- Eligibility: A federally recognized Indian Tribe or tribal organization (as defined in the Indian Self- Determination and Education Assistance Act: 25 U.S.C. 5301 et seq.) or an urban Indian organization (as defined in the Indian Health Care Improvement Act (25 U.S.C. 1601 et seq.) that is actively involved in the development and continuation of a tribal youth suicide early intervention and prevention strategy.
- Anticipated Total Available Funding: $19,461,907
- Anticipated Number of Awards: 26
- Anticipated Award Amount: Up to $736,000
- Length of Project: Up to 5 years
- Cost Sharing/Match Required?: No