Federal Register: February 19, 2003 (Volume 68, Number 33)
DOCID: FR Doc 03-3878
DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES
Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration
ACTION: Grants and cooperative agreements; availability, etc.:
DOCUMENT ACTION: Modification/Clarification of a Notice of Funding Availability Regarding the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services
Administration, Center for Mental Health Services, grants for State
Training and Evaluation of EvidenceBased Practices.
Funding Opportunities Notice for State Training and Evaluation of Evidence-Based Practices, March 24, 2003 Application Receipt Date
Federal Register Notice referring to the current RFA SM 03-003 and indicating the availability of funds for State Training and Evaluation of EvidenceBased Practices with a March 24, 2003 receipt date. This notice is to inform the public of expanded eligibility for the SAMHSA/CMHS announcement No. SM 03003, State Training and Evaluation of EvidenceBased Practices (Short Title: EBP Training and Evaluation). In addition to State mental health authorities, as described in SM 03003, Indian tribes or tribal organizations (as defined in Section 4(b) and Section 4(c) of the Indian Self determination and Education Assistance Act) are also eligible to apply.
The EBP Training and Evaluation grants will fund the States/Tribes/ Tribal Organizations to (1) provide stateoftheart training and continuing education to State mental health service providers and other stakeholders who are implementing one or more of six EBPs for which SAMHSA has previously developed implementation Resource Kits, and (2) evaluate the implementation of selected EBPs in two or more communities within the service areas of the State/Tribe/Tribal Organization. The average annual award will range from $250,000 to $325,000 in total costs.
Program Contact: For questions concerning program issues, contact: Crystal R. Blyler, Ph.D., Community Support Program, Suite 11C22, 5600 Fishers Lane, Rockville, MD 20857, 3015943997, Fax 3014430541, e mail: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Dated: February 6, 2003.
Executive Officer, SAMHSA.
[FR Doc. 033878 Filed 21803; 8:45 am]
BILLING CODE 416220P
Mental Health Services Center—; State training and evidence-based practices evaluation,