National Center of Excellence for Infant and Early Childhood Mental Health Consultation

Funding Agency:
Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration

The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA), Center for Mental Health Services (CMHS) is accepting applications for fiscal year (FY) 2019 National Center of Excellence for Infant and Early Childhood Mental Health Consultation (Short Title: CoE-IECMHC) grant. The purpose of this program is to advance the implementation of high quality infant and early childhood mental health consultation (IECMHC) across the nation through the development of tools, resources, training, and mentorship to the infant and early childhood mental health field. The primary goals of the CoE are to promote the healthy social and emotional development of infants and young children, and to prevent, to the greatest extent possible, the onset of serious emotional disturbance (SED). The CoE has been and will continue to be instrumental in helping states, tribes, and communities to support early childhood providers and help them to achieve their goals of healthy children and families, school readiness, and success in school and beyond.

Deadline: Jan. 29, 2019

Agency Website

Eligibility Requirements

Eligible applicants are domestic public and private nonprofit entities. For example:

  • Public or private universities and colleges.
  • Behavioral health care organizations.
  • National stakeholder organizations.

Amount

$5,000,000

Amount Description

Anticipated Award Amount: Up to $1,000,000 per year
Length of Project: Up to 5 years
 

Funding Type

Grant

Eligibility

Faculty
Institutional

Category

Curriculum Development
Medical
Medical - Clinical Science
Social Sciences

External Deadline

January 29, 2019