January 31, 2020
SAMHSA Grants to Implement Zero Suicide In Health Systems Available Now

Application Due Date: Monday, March 30, 2020

The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA), Center for Mental Health Services (CMHS), is accepting applications for fiscal year (FY) 2020 Grants to Implement Zero Suicide. Recipients will implement the Zero Suicide model throughout their health system.

Eligible applicants are statutorily limited to:

  • States, District of Columbia, and U.S. Territories health agencies with mental health and/or behavioral health functions;
  • Federally recognized American Indian/Alaska Native (AI/AN) tribes, tribal organizations, Urban Indian Organizations, and consortia of tribes or tribal organizations
  • Community-based primary care or behavioral health care organizations;
  • Emergency departments; or
  • Local public health agencies.

SAMHSA anticipates awarding 10-17 grants ranging from $400,000 to $700,000 per year for up to five years.

Looking for ways to get started on Zero Suicide? Visit our Quick Guide to Getting Started.

Need a bit more training to get underway? Vist Zero Suicide Institute.

Learn more about this grant opportunity by clicking the link below.

SPRC and the National Action Alliance for Suicide Prevention are able to make this web site available thanks to support from Universal Health Services (UHS), the Zero Suicide Institute at EDC, and the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA), U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) (grant 1 U79 SM0559945).

No official endorsement by SAMHSA, DHHS, or UHS for the information on this web site is intended or should be inferred.