APPLY NOW! HRSA has released a new Notice of Funding Opportunity (NOFO) for the Addiction Medicine Fellowship Program (HRSA-20-013)

U.S. Department of Health & Human Services
Health Resources and Services Administration
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
November 29
CONTACT: HRSA PRESS OFFICE 301-443-3376
Press@hrsa.gov  
 

The Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) plans to invest approximately $20 million through the AMF program to increase access to board certified addiction professionals who are practicing in underserved, community-based settings that integrate behavioral health with primary care services.

You can review the AMF funding opportunity at: https://bhw.hrsa.gov/grants/medicine/addiction.

HRSA plans to fund an estimated 25 eligible grantees. AMF award recipients will receive up to $800,000 annually over a five-year period of performance to foster robust community-based clinical training of addiction medicine or addiction psychiatry physicians to provide opioid and other substance use prevention, treatment, and recovery services.

Eligible applicants include sponsoring institutions of accredited addiction medicine or accredited addiction psychiatry fellowship programs. A consortium consisting of at least one teaching health center and one sponsoring institution of an addiction medicine or addiction psychiatry fellowship program is also eligible to apply.

HRSA will hold a webinar for AMF Program applicants on Friday, December 6, 2019 from 11 a.m.-12:30 p.m., EST. A recording of the webinar will be available for those who cannot attend.

To apply for the AMF NOFO, visit www.grants.gov. The deadline to apply for the grant is Wednesday, February 25, 2020 at 11:59 p.m., EST. The letter of intent is requested by Monday, January 6, 2020.

For more information about the AMF program, email AMF@hrsa.gov.

Date Last Reviewed:  November 2019