Drug-Free Communities Support Program - National Youth Leadership Initiative

 

Implementation of National Youth Leadership Initiative (NYLI) at the National Leadership Forum and the Mid-Year Training Institute. Also develop infrastructure to expand outreach by the NYLI to diverse youth populations. These functions would further assist in providing technical assistance to Drug-Free community coalitions in their substance use prevention efforts.

General information about this opportunity
Last Known Status
Active
Program Number
95.008
Federal Agency/Office
Agency: Executive Office of the President
Type(s) of Assistance Offered
Cooperative Agreements
Program Accomplishments
Not Applicable.
Authorization
Drug-Free Communities Act of 1997, Public Law 105-20; Reauthorized by Public Law 107-82.
Who is eligible to apply/benefit from this assistance?
Applicant Eligibility
Applicants must be a non-profit entity (501(c)3) with expert knowledge and extensive experience in community mobilizing using the Seven Strategies for Community Change. Applicants must have served as an essential partner in assisting the Drug-Free Communities (DFC) Support Program with technical assistance to community coalitions in their substance use prevention efforts.
Beneficiary Eligibility
Supports NYLI training program, where there is strong participation by DFC-funded communities.
Credentials/Documentation
Applicants must be a non-profit entity (501(c)3) with expert knowledge and extensive experience in community mobilizing using the Seven Strategies for Community Change. Applicants must have served as an essential partner in assisting the Drug-Free Communities (DFC) Support Program with technical assistance to community coalitions in their substance use prevention efforts. 2 CFR 200, Subpart E - Cost Principles applies to this program.
What is the process for applying and being award this assistance?
Pre-Application Procedure
Preapplication coordination is not applicable. Environmental impact information is not required for this program. This program is excluded from coverage under E.O. 12372.
Application Procedure
2 CFR 200, Uniform Administrative Requirements, Cost Principles, and Audit Requirements for Federal Awards applies to this program.
Award Procedure
Upon approval by the Office of National Drug Control Policy, a cooperative agreement and conditions are sent to the grantee.
Deadlines
Contact the headquarters or regional office, as appropriate, for application deadlines.
Approval/Disapproval Decision Time
From 30 to 60 days.
Appeals
Not Applicable.
Renewals
Not Applicable.
How are proposals selected?
Applicants will not be considered that fail to demonstrate the organization's expertise and extensive experience in supporting training programs for DFC-funded community coalitions.
How may assistance be used?
NYLI equips youth and their adult advisors with the essential knowledge and skills needed to make significant community-level change. This youth-led, adult-guided approach follows the best practices in youth development, empowering young people to be vocal and visible as they work to impact a broad range of public health issues where they live, study, and play.
What are the requirements after being awarded this opportunity?
Reporting
A written report on the NYLI Youth in Action community-based change projects will be provided to ONDCP to document the outputs of NYLI participants at the local level in support of coalition work. FFR reports are due quarterly. FFR reports are due quarterly. FFR reports are due quarterly. A report on the progress and outcomes of the NYLI outreach to diverse populations will be included in the NYLI Youth in Action report.
Auditing
In accordance with the provisions of 2 CFR 200, Subpart F - Audit Requirements, non-Federal entities that expend financial assistance of $750,000 or more in Federal awards will have a single or a program-specific audit conducted for that year. Non-Federal entities that expend less than $750,000 a year in Federal awards are exempt from Federal audit requirements for that year, except as noted in 2 CFR 200.503.
Records
Grantee must keep complete records on the disposition of funds and records related to the cooperative agreement must be retained for 3 years.
Other Assistance Considerations
Formula and Matching Requirements
This program has no statutory formula.
This program has no matching requirements.
This program does not have MOE requirements.
Length and Time Phasing of Assistance
The grant will be available for 12 months, with extensions possible. Method of awarding/releasing assistance: lump sum.
Who do I contact about this opportunity?
Regional or Local Office
None.
Headquarters Office
Phuong DeSear 750 17th Street, NW, Washington, District of Columbia 20503 Email: phuong_desear@ondcp.eop.gov Phone: 202-395-6739
Website Address
No Data Available
Financial Information
Account Identification
11-1460-0-1-754.
Obligations
(Cooperative Agreements) FY 14 Not Separately Identifiable; FY 15 Not Separately Identifiable; and FY 16 Estimate Not Available
Range and Average of Financial Assistance
No Data Available.
Regulations, Guidelines and Literature
Not Applicable.
Examples of Funded Projects
Not Applicable.

 



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