Cooperative Agreements to Implement Zero Suicide in Health Systems

Funding Agency:
Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration

The purpose of this program is to implement the Zero Suicide intervention and prevention model for adults throughout a health system or systems. The Zero Suicide model is a comprehensive, multi-setting approach to suicide prevention in health systems. Recipients will be expected to implement all seven elements of the Zero Suicide framework: Lead, Train, Identify, Engage, Treat, Transition, and Improve; and incorporate principles of health equity within the framework. With this program, SAMHSA aims to reduce suicide ideation, suicide attempts, and deaths due to suicide.

Deadline: May 8, 2023

Agency Website

Eligibility Requirements

Eligibility is statutorily limited to community-based primary care or behavioral health care settings; emergency departments; State mental health agency (or State health agency with mental or behavioral health functions); public health agency; territory of the United States; or Indian tribe or tribal organization (as the terms “Indian tribe” and “tribal organization” are defined in section 5304 of the title 25).

Amount Description

Anticipated Award Amount: $400,000 - $700,000

Funding Type





Community Outreach and Engagement
Medical - Clinical Science
Social Sciences

External Deadline

May 8, 2023