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Sustainability and Financing

Financing Mental Health for Children and Adolescents

UCLA Center for Mental Health in Schools

This breif considers mental health expenditures, as summarized in the 1999 Surgeon General's report on mental health; explores financial policy; and explores emerging trends in the provision of pro

Grants and Funding: Safe Schools/Healthy Students Initiative

Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration

Includes: application materials, performance report forms, current Safe Schools/Healthy Students grantee web sites, and federal publications.

Research and Funding

National Institutes of Health

This Web site contains information on National Institute of Mental Health funding opportunities, including program announcements, requests for applications (RFAs), and general information the grants and contract process. Additionally, it provides information about research training and career development opportunities, small business programs, and cross-NIH funding opportunties.

Coalition Sustainability: Long Term Successes and Lessons Learned

Journal of Extension

This article examined the sustainability and impact of a youth-at-risk coalition building project 10 years after the project began and 5 years after their original funding stopped.

New Initiatives: Considerations Related to Planning, Implementing, Sustaining, and Going-to-Scale

University of California, Los Angeles

This brief is designed to provide a quick overview of basic ideas, phases, stages, and steps related to the planning, implementation, maintenance, and scale-up of valuable new initiatives.

Creating Dedicated Local and State Revenue Sources for Youth Programs

The Finance Project

This report offers strategies to create dedicated revenue sources for youth development programs.


U.S. General Services Administration is the single government point-of-entry (GPE) for Federal government procurement opportunities over $25,000.

Foundation Center Web Site

The Foundation Center has been collecting, organizing and disseminating information on private funding sources since 1956.

National Institutes of Health Research Grants and Funding Opportunities

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)

This Web page lists funding opportunities from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and National Center for Injury Prevention and Control (NCIPC) and provides information on funding polic

Evaluation's Role in Supporting Initiative Sustainability

Harvard University

This report from the Harvard Family Research Project offers ideas for the roles that evaluation can play in ensuring early and regular discussions about sustainability.