How to apply...
All applicants must use application form PHS 5161-1 (Rev. 7/2000). Application kits containing the necessary forms and instructions may be obtained by contacting: The National Clearinghouse for Alcohol and Drug Information, P.O. Box 2345, Rockville, MD 20857 at telephone: 1 (800) 729-6686. Applications will be objectively reviewed by initial review group(s) composed primarily of nonfederal experts.
Note: Each program will indicate whether applications are to be submitted to the Federal headquarters, regional or local office, or to a State or local government office.
Cooperative agreements in support of State applications are recommended for approval by CSAT to the AOD Single State Agency. Cooperative agreements in support of technical assistance center applications are recommended for approval by the initial review groups and awarded by CSAT to domestic private nonprofit (and for- profit) organizations such as community-based organizations, universities, colleges, and hospitals.
Note: Grant payments may be made by a letter of credit, advance by Treasury check, or reimbursement by Treasury check.
Awards may be made by the headquarters office directly to the applicant, an agency field office, a regional office,
or by an authorized county office. The assistance may pass through the initial applicant for further distribution by
intermediate level applicants to groups or individuals in the private sector.