Drug Free Communities RFA Posted on ONDCP Website

The Office of National Drug Control Policy, in cooperation with the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, is pleased to announce the posting of the FY2013 Request for Applications (RFA) for the Drug-Free Communities (DFC) Support Program.

The purpose of the DFC Program is to establish and strengthen collaboration to support the efforts of community coalitions working to prevent and reduce substance use among youth. Since 1998, ONDCP has awarded approximately 2,000 DFC grants, with up to 150 new awards expected in FY 2013. Grants have been awarded to communities from every region in the nation including rural, urban, suburban, and tribal communities.

Applications are due no later than March 22, 2013. For the required materials to apply for the DFC Program log onto http://www.whitehouse.gov/ondcp/drug-free-communities-support-program.