Substance Abuse Block Grant – Primary Prevention
Application Release Date: February 1
Funding Opportunity Title: Substance Abuse Block Grant
Primary Prevention Programs
Description: This application is to be used by prevention providers seeking funding to provide substance abuse services directly to youth, families and other at-risk individuals of Idaho, and/or community coalitions seeking funding to employ environmental strategies designed to reduce the impact of substance abuse at the community level.
Due Date for Applications: 5:00 PM (MST), March 15
Anticipated Total Available Funding: $1,500,000.00
Estimated Number of Awards: 50
Average Award Amount: $35,000.00
Grant Recipients Notified: June 1
Grant Award Period: July 1 – June 30
Application Submission: Applications must be completed and submitted online
Eligible Applicants: Eligible applicants include any governmental entity (including tribal entities), such as counties, cities, schools and school districts, local law enforcement agencies, other public entities and non-profit private entities such as community-based organizations. Federal regulations (Section 90.135, HHS) prohibit the awarding of Block Grant funds to any entity other than a public or non-profit entity.
Submit Questions to:
- Marianne King, Grant Project Director
- (208) 854-3043
This funding may not be used for substance abuse treatment. Prevention service(s) provided prior to the signing of a grant award document will not be eligible for reimbursement.
Applicants assume all costs associated with the preparation of this grant application.
Grant awards are contingent upon funds appropriated by federal funding agencies and the Idaho Legislature.