Current Grants

Linking Actions for Unmet Needs in Children’s Health

The purpose of this program is to promote the wellness of young children, from birth to 8 years of age, by addressing the social, emotional, cognitive, physical, and behavioral aspects of their development, as well as prepare them to thrive in school and beyond. The awards will also provide local communities or tribes resources to disseminate effective and innovative early childhood mental health practices and services. With this program, SAMHSA aims to promote resilience and emotional health for children, youth, and their families.

Closing Date: March 21, 2023

Healthy Transitions: Improving Life Trajectories for Youth and Young Adults with Serious Mental Disorders Program

The purpose of this program is to improve and expand access to developmentally, culturally, and linguistically appropriate services and supports for transition-aged youth and young adults (ages 16-25) who either have, or are at risk for developing, serious mental health conditions. Award recipients will be expected to identify and provide appropriate behavioral health interventions to transition-aged youth and young adults who are at risk for a serious emotional disturbance or serious mental illness. With this program, SAMHSA aims to improve emotional and behavioral health functioning so that this population of youth and young adults can maximize their potential to assume adult roles and responsibilities and lead full and productive lives.

Closing Date: May 8, 2023

On-Going Grants

Molina Community Innovation Fund – The Molina Community Innovation Fund was created to help decrease barriers to care, address social determinants of health, and grow integrated care services through innovative pilot programs and expansion of proven services. Molina will invest up to $1 million annually, for 3 consecutive years (2019 – 2021), to strengthen whole-person care.

N2N – Neighbor to Neighbor: South Seattle, Washington – Social determinants of health and social justice grant from the Seattle Foundation.  Awarded Quarterly.

Power of Youth Challenge – Through the Power of Youth Challenge, you will receive coaching and support as you develop your project. Every team that signs up will have access to financial support in the form of mini grants of up to $250. The amount of each grant will be determined by project needs.  

​SAMHSA Grants
– The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration provides several grants for funding opportunities that support programs for substance use disorders and mental illness​.

Seize the Moment Grants from the Institute for Rural America – Seize the moment grants are for organizing in response to an unanticipated challenge or threat to an organization’s work and/or undertaking urgent action in response to extraordinary conditions.  ​Maximum grant is $250.