FY 2018 Expanding Access to Quality Substance Use Disorder and Mental Health Services (SUD-MH) Supplemental Funding Technical Assistance (HRSA-18-118)


The fiscal year (FY) 2018 Expanding Access to Quality Substance Use Disorder and Mental Health Services (SUD-MH) supplemental funding opportunity provides support to HRSA-funded health centers to implement and advance evidence-based strategies to expand access to integrated substance use disorder (SUD) and mental health services.

Approximately $350 million is available in FY 2018, with awards anticipated in September 2018. On June 15, 2018, HRSA emailed eligible health centers the maximum amount of funding they may request. The SUD-MH Instructions offers additional funding details and guidance, including a list of evidence-based strategies.

How to Apply

Organizations receiving Health Center program operational grant (H80) funding at the time of the SUD-MH funding opportunity release are eligible to apply. HRSA emailed eligible health centers with the maximum funding amount they are eligible to request on June 15. A follow up email containing the link to apply in the HRSA Electronic Handbooks (EHB) was sent to eligible health centers on June 19.

  • Funding Opportunity Release: Friday, June 15, 2018
  • EHB Application Open: Tuesday, June 19, 2018
  • Application Due Date: Monday, July 16, 2018 by 5 p.m. ET

Technical Assistance


Application Components

The following application component templates and samples are provided for application planning purposes only. Application information must be submitted via the EHB application module.

Date Last Reviewed: June 2018


Program Information
SUD-MH Technical Assistance Team

Grant Regulation Information
Mona D. Thompson

HRSA Electronic Handbooks Support
Bureau of Primary Health Care (BPHC) Helpline
877-974-2742 (select option 3) EHB Systems Issues and Questions