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SABG Application Information

FY24 SABG Summary

  • Grant Application Period is OPEN
  • Application Release Date for FY24: February 1, 2023 – 8:00 AM (MST)
  • Due Date for FY24 Applications: March 15, 2023 – 5:00 PM (MST)
  • Review the FY24 SABG Funding Opportunity Announcement

Funding Opportunity Title: Substance Abuse Block Grant (SABG) for 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 seeking funding to employ environmental strategies designed to reduce the impact of substance abuse at the community level.

Anticipated Total Available Funding: $1,500,000.00

Estimated Number of Awards: ~ 50

Average Award Amount: $35,000-$50,000

Grant Recipients Notified: June 1

Grant Award Period: July 1 – June 30

Application Submission: Applications must be completed and submitted online via Neighborly, our grant application and management software. Use this link to register a free, secure Neighborly account and access the FY24 application: 

The FY24 SABG Application Guide will walk you through the steps of registering an account and completing the application.

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) prohibits the awarding of Block Grant funds to any entity other than a public or non-profit entity.

This funding may not be used for substance abuse treatment. Prevention service(s) provided prior to July 1, 2023 and/or 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.

Additional Application Resources:

Submit Questions to:

  • Jessie Dexter, Grant Project Director
  • (208) 854-3042

FY24 SABG Pre-Application Webinar

The Pre-Application Webinar is scheduled for Wednesday, February 15, from 1:00-2:00pm MST (12:00am-1:00pm PST). The webinar recording is shared below for those unable to attend live.

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