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Additional MSPI GEN-I Awards Announced

On September 30, 2017, the Indian Health Service announced 43 new MSPI GEN-I awards to Tribes, Tribal organizations, Urban Indian organizations, and IHS Federal facilities totaling $5,592,006 per year, bringing the total number of MSPI Purpose Area #4 projects to 108 for a total of $19,655,397 of funding annually. The projects awarded included current MSPI Gen-I grantees and federal awardees, as well as new projects.

Awardees will focus on fostering resiliency and promoting family engagement among Native youth up to age 24. These awards will also help increase access to health services by increasing the number of behavioral health providers who specialize in working with children, adolescents, and families.

For background information on MSPI and information on other currently funded projects, visit the About MSPI page.

Re-Issue of the 2016 MSPI GEN-I Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) for the Navajo, Phoenix, and Tucson IHS Areas

This FOA was open only to Tribes, Tribal organizations, and IHS Federal facilities in the Navajo, Phoenix, and Tucson IHS Areas, as the 2016 MSPI GEN-I funding allocation for these areas was not fully awarded/expended in the initial award cycle process.The submission deadline was January 9, 2017.

Additional MSPI Awards Announced

On September 29, 2016, the Indian Health Service announced 42 additional MSPI awards to Tribes, Tribal organizations, UIOs, and IHS Federal facilities, totaling $7,016,778 per year [PDF 31 KB], bringing the total number of MSPI Purpose Area #4 projects to 88.

Awardees will focus on fostering resiliency and promoting family engagement among Native youth up to age 24. These awards will also help increase access to health services by increasing the number of behavioral health providers who specialize in working with children, adolescents, and families.

For background information on MSPI and information on other currently funded projects, visit the About MSPI page.

To review archive information about the 2016 Fiscal Year funding announcement, see the 2016 Funding Announcement page.