1. Home
  2. Funding
  3. Continuation Funding
  4. Apply for FY24 Behavioral Health Service Expansion

Apply for FY24 Behavioral Health Service Expansion


Find out how and when to apply for fiscal year 2024 (FY24) Behavioral Health Service Expansion (BHSE) funding. 

Jump to:

Who can apply

You must be a Health Center Program award recipient with an active H80 grant award. 

Review the Eligibility Information in the NOFO for more details.

Get key funding details

We expect to award $240 million in FY24 and $200 million in FY25 to 400 health centers. You may apply for up to $600,000 in year 1, and $500,000 in year 2.

Our funding will help you increase access to behavioral health services. You can start or expand mental health and substance use disorder (SUD) services.

You must achieve two objectives: 

  1. Increase the number of patients receiving mental health services
  2. Increase the number of patients receiving SUD services, including treatment with medications for opioid use disorder (MOUD)

How to apply

Apply in both systems:

  1. Apply by 11:59 p.m. ET on May 24, 2024
  2. HRSA Electronic Handbooks (EHBs): Apply by 5 p.m. ET on June 21, 2024

Find resources for your application

Frequently asked questions (FAQ)


Application aids

Attachments and forms

Budget presentation

Forms and form instructions

Find technical assistance

Contact us

If you have a question about: You can reach us at:
Developing your application

BPHC Contact Form

Under Funding, select: 

  1. Applications for Notice of Funding Opportunities (NOFOs)
  2. Behavioral Health Service Expansion
Your budget

Email Doris-Layne Sheffield 

Email India Blankenship

Call 800-518-4726 (international callers, call 606-545-5035)


Self-Service Knowledge Base


BPHC Contact Form

Under Technical Support, select:

  1. EHBs Tasks/EHBs Technical Issues
  2. Grant Applications Technical Question

Call 877-464-4772 (select option 1) 8 a.m. – 8 p.m. ET, Monday – Friday (except federal holidays)

Where your application is in our review process Track Grant Application


Date Last Reviewed: