The purpose of this program is to prevent and reduce substance abuse and transmission of HIV/AIDS among African American, Hispanic/Latino, and American Indian/Alaska Native young adults on campus.
Here is the announcemennt:
- The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) is accepting applications for FY 2013 Minority AIDS Initiative (MAI) funding for Minority Serving Institutions (MSI) 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 Native (AI/AN) young adults (ages 18-24) populations on campus.
CSAP expects MSIs to partner with one or more CBOs to provide integrated SA and HIV-prevention programs to African-American, Hispanic/Latino, and AI/AN young adults (ages 18-24) in the surrounding communities.
SAMHSA expects that up to 52 grants of up to $300,000 per year for up to three years will be awarded. The actual award amounts may vary, depending on the availability of funds.
- WHO CAN APPLY: Eligible applicants are MSIs (i.e., Historically Black Colleges and Universities, Hispanic-Serving Institutions, and Tribal Colleges and Universities.)
- HOW TO APPLY: You may request a complete application package from SAMHSA at 1-877-SAMHSA7. You may also download the required documents from the SAMHSA website at http://www.samhsa.gov/grants/apply.aspx
- APPLICATION DUE DATE: Applications are due by 11:59 PM (Eastern Time) on June 20, 2013. Your application must be submitted through Grants.gov, which can be found at: http://www.Grants.gov
Please review Appendix B, Guidance for Electronic Submission of Applications, of the request for applications (RFA) for submission requirements.
- ADDITIONAL INFORMATION: For questions about program issues, contact: Wilma A. Pinnock at (240) 276-2421 or Wilma.firstname.lastname@example.org
For questions about grants management and budget issues, contact: Eileen Bermudez at (240) 276-1412 or Eileen.email@example.com
- Learn more on the SAMHSA website.