Substance Abuse Education (SAEDRF) Category 2 & 3 - Fiscal Year 2014 Solicitation

Office of Criminal Justice System Improvements (OCJSI)
Request for Applications
Substance Abuse Education (SAEDRF) Category 2 & 3 - Fiscal Year 2014 Solicitation

Funding Announcement and Guidelines (.pdf)

The application must be electronically submitted in the PCCD Egrants System.

Announcement Date:    December 10, 2013
Deadline for application submission:  January 10, 2014

This is a competitive solicitation.  Late submissions and materials not received in Egrants will not be considered.

Agencies eligible for participation:  
Category Two and Category Three applicants must be statewide organizations that meet the following requirements:

·         possess five or more consecutive years of experience carrying out substance abuse education and demand reduction or substance abuse treatment programs;
·         maintain a drug-free workplace policy; and
·         have as its purpose the reduction of substance abuse.

Applicants are only permitted to submit one application per each category.

Contact Person: 
PCCD staff may only field questions to clarify the Funding Announcement, and will not be able to answer questions about how a potential applicant should respond to any particular section of the Competitive Application.  For further information concerning this Funding Announcement, please contact Tom D’Annunzio at either (717) 265-8452 or (800) 692-7292 and follow the prompts, or by email at

Questions concerning the Egrants system should be made directly to the Egrants Help Desk by phoning (717) 787-5887 or toll-free within Pennsylvania at (800) 692-7292, option 9 and then option 6.  Please note:  While Egrants will accept your application up until midnight of the due date, Help Desk staff will not be available after 4:00 p.m.