Division of Behavioral Health, Office of Clinical and Preventive Services, Methamphetamine and Suicide Prevention Initiative – Generation Indigenous (Gen-I) Initiative Support – New

hhslogoDivision of Behavioral Health, Office of Clinical and Preventive Services, Methamphetamine and Suicide Prevention Initiative – Generation Indigenous (Gen-I) Initiative Support – New – The primary purpose of this Indian Health Service (IHS) grant is to focus on MSPI goal #6, “to promote positive AI/AN youth development and family engagement through the implementation of early intervention strategies to reduce risk factors for suicidal behavior and substance abuse.” Projects will accomplish this by focusing specifically on MSPI Purpose Area #4: GEN-I Initiative Support. Eligible Applicants must be one of the following as defined by 25 U.S.C. Section 1603: i. A Federally-recognized Indian Tribe 25 U.S.C. Section 1603(14). ii. A Tribal organization 25 U.S.C. Section 1603(26). iii. An urban Indian organization, 25 U.S.C. 1603(29); a nonprofit corporate body situated in an urban center, governed by an urban Indian controlled board of directors, and providing for the maximum participation of all interested Indian groups and individuals, which body is capable of legally cooperating with other public and private entities for the purpose of performing the activities described in 25 U.S.C. 1653(a). Applicants must provide proof of non-profit status with the application, e.g., 501(c)(3). Current Closing Date for Applications: August 01, 2016.

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