Funding Opportunities- May 3, 2013

Funding Opportunities

Screening, Brief Intervention, and Referral to Treatment Medical Professional Training Program Grants
The purpose of the program is to develop and implement training programs to teach health professionals skills to provide evidence-based screening, brief intervention, and brief treatment, and to refer patients to treatment. Eligible applicants: medical residency programs and public and private universities and colleges that have or are affiliated with programs for nursing and/or social work and/or counseling

State Adolescent Treatment Enhancement and Dissemination Grants
The program provides funding to improve treatment for adolescents and transitional age youth through the development of a learning laboratory with collaborating local community-based treatment provider sites. Eligible applicants: the Single-State Substance Abuse agencies (SSAs) in the states/territories and the District of Columbia, and the highest ranking official and/or the duly authorized official of a federally recognized American Indian/Alaska Native tribe or tribal organization.  In addition, states/territories/tribes which received grant awards under TI-12-006 cooperative agreements for State Adolescent Treatment Enhancement and Dissemination, are not eligible to apply for this funding opportunity.

Cooperative Agreements To Benefit Homeless Individuals for State Grants
The program enhances the infrastructure of treatment service systems to increase capacity to provide evidence-based treatment services. Eligible applicants: the single state agencies for substance abuse in the District of Columbia (D.C.) and the following states: Arizona, California, Colorado, Florida, Georgia, Hawaii, Illinois, Louisiana, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Nevada, New York, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Texas, and Washington.

Kaiser Permanente Community Fund – Letters of Inquiry due May 30
The Kaiser Permanente Community Fund at Northwest Health Foundation funds “upstream” factors that support community health, also known as the social determinants of health. In 2013, the KPCF will focus on three areas that build upon community momentum, are supported by a strong evidence base, and that present critical opportunities for long-term impact: Healthy Beginnings and Early Childhood Development, Educational Attainment and Economic Opportunity. Learn more about the Fund, its three focus areas, eligibility requirements and the application process on their website.

Immunization Funding – deadline May 31
Immunize Oregon (formerly the Oregon Adult Immunization Coalition and the Oregon Partnership to Immunize Children) will be offering awards of up to $4,000 to organizations to improve immunization rates, access and infrastructure.  More information.


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