The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) is offering 27 awards for up to $200,000 each. The purpose of this program is to recruit and train EMS personnel in rural areas with a particular focus on addressing mental and substance use disorders. SAMHSA recognizes the great need for emergency services in rural areas and the critical role EMS personnel serve across the country. Applicants must be rural EMS agencies operated by a local or tribal government and non profit EMS agencies. Application is due by 2/14/22.
To learn more about this opportunity visit the SAMHSA website.