The U.S. Department of Education, Office of Elementary and Secondary Education’s Office of Safe and Supportive Schools (OSSS) is conducting a FY 2022 competition for the School-Based Mental Health Services (SBMH) grant program. The School-Based Mental Health Services Grant Program provides grants to State educational agencies (SEAs), local educational agencies (LEAs) and consortia of LEAs to increase the number of credentialed mental health services providers providing school-based mental health services to students in LEAs with demonstrated need.
Based on questions about the application process and grant procedures that have been submitted to date, the Department, in partnership with the National Center on Safe Supportive Learning Environments, will be hosting a webinar on Friday, October 21, 2022 at 1:00 pm EDT to provide responses. Applicants are encouraged to read through the entire application package before participating in this webinar.
- Brochure about FY 2022 SBMH Competition
- Information on Currently Funded SBMH Grantees
- Notice Inviting Applications
- Final Priorities, Requirements, and Definitions-School-Based Mental Health Services Grant Program
- Additional information on this funding opportunity
- Webinar Recording
Registration is required to participate in this presentation. Click on the "registration" button above to register.
Please contact NCSSLE if you have any questions. We look forward to sharing this information with you and hearing about the important work you are doing in your schools, communities, and states to meet the needs of students and staff.
Qualified Peer Reviewers for FY 2022 Grant Competitions
We Want YOU! The Office of Safe and Supportive Schools (OSSS) is seeking qualified peer reviewers to read and evaluate the discretionary grant proposals for the FY 2022 grant competitions. Learn more.