Issue Brief 18-24
June 19, 2018

The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) released the funding opportunity announcement and allocations for $1 billion in State Opioid Response Grants provided in the fiscal year (FY) 2018 budget. This is in addition to $485 million released in April for Opioid State Targeted Response Grants (Opioid STR).

The funds are awarded by formula, although an application must be submitted by August 13, 2018.