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Current Division of Behavioral Health and Recovery grants

  • There are no funding opportunities at this time.

Prior funding opportunities from the Division of Behavioral Health and Recovery

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Other funding opportunities

This list contains current funding opportunities related to substance abuse prevention or mental health promotion that are not from DBHR.

  • Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) - The 2019 Communities Talk stipend cycle is now open! This year, the $750 planning stipends will be distributed on a first-come, first-served basis. If you didn't receive an invitation to participate in this year's stipend cycle, e-mail to request your stipend invitation. Be sure to include your organization's name and website to speed up the verification process.


  • North Central Accountable Community of Health NCACH Regional Opioid Stakeholders Workgroup releases application for organizations to obtain funding to provide Narcan kits. This opportunity is open to any non-profit or government agency located in and serving North Central Washington (Chelan, Douglas, Grant, and Okanogan Counties). Funding will be available only for the purchase of Narcan, at the non-profit rate offered by Adapt Pharma ($75 per 2 dose box). Funding is not available to pay for staff time for providing the necessary training or registration/table fees at events. Learn more and apply for funding online.


  • Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Adminitration (SAMHSA) - Promoting Integration of Primary and Behavioral Health Care -  The purpose of this program is to:
    1. Promote full integration and collaboration in clinical practice between primary and behavioral healthcare.
    2. Support the improvement of integrated care models for primary care and behavioral health care to improve the overall wellness and physical health status of adults with a serious mental illness (SMI) or children with a serious emotional disturbance (SED).
    3. Promote and offer integrated care services related to screening, diagnosis, prevention, and treatment of mental and substance use disorders, and co-occurring physical health conditions and chronic diseases.

SAMHSA plans to issue 4 grants of up to $2,000,000 per year for up to 5 years. Apply onlineApplication due: December 10, 2019.


  • Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Adminitration (SAMHSA) - Tribal Behavioral Health Grant Program (Native Connections) - The purpose of this program is to prevent suicide and substance misuse, reduce the impact of trauma, and promote mental health among American Indian/Alaska Native (AI/AN) youth through the age of 24 years. Native Connections is intended to reduce the impact of mental and substance use disorders, foster culturally responsive models that reduce and respond to the impact of trauma in AI/AN communities, and allow AI/AN communities to facilitate collaboration among agencies to support youth as they transition into adulthood. It is expected that recipients will develop and implement an array of integrated services and supports to prevent suicide. AI/AN community members should be involved in all grant activities, including planning, program implementation, and evaluation. At a minimum, community members should include youth, family members, tribal leaders, and spiritual advisors. Apply online. Application due: December 10, 2019.


  • Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Adminitration (SAMHSA) - The Substance Abuse and HIV Prevention Navigator Program for Racial/Ethnic Minorities Ages 13-24 - The purpose of this program is to provide services to those at highest risk for HIV and substance use disorders. The program proposes to use a navigation approach (Community Health Workers, Neighborhood Navigators, and Peer Support Specialists) to expedite services for these populations. The program will provide training and education around the risks of substance misuse, provide education on HIV/AIDS, and provide needed linkages to service provision for individuals with HIV. SAMHSA plans to issue 82 grants of up to $200,000 per year for up to 5 years. Apply onlineApplication due: December 27, 2019.


  • American Lung Association in Washington - Students Together Against Nicotine Dependence (STAND) 2019 micro-grant - Micro-grants of up to $250 will be awarded to student groups across Washington state to support school-based anti-tobacco engagement activities to be conducted by students through the end of the academic year. Anti-tobacco events may include, but are not limited to: Great American Smokeout (November 21), Kick Butts Day (March 20), and Earth Day (April 22) observance events; on-campus forums, panels, or debates; education or awareness poster contests; cigarette butt clean-up events; health fairs; surveying of the school community on tobacco issues; tobacco-related film viewing; anti-tobacco media campaigns, etc. Send completed application to Application will be accepted through March 1, 2020.