Office of Grant Writing & Publications.

MFH Innovative Funding for Mental Health and/or Substance Abuse Problems

Office of Grant Writing & Publications

202 Jesse Hall
University of Missouri
Columbia, MO 65211

573 882-9500 phone
573 884-8371 fax

Limited Submission Announcement

The Missouri Foundation for Health (MFH) Innovative Funding for Mental Health and/or Substance Abuse Program will assist organizations in testing new approaches to particular mental health and/or substance abuse problems that other approaches and programs have been ineffective in addressing - innovative and intriguing approaches that can also help shape the direction of future MFH grant-making opportunities. Although evidence-based interventions are not required, applicants should be clear about what change is anticipated from the innovative approach.

Because the University of Missouri System is limited to three concept papers for this program, letters of intent must be submitted to the Office of Research,, no later than 4:00 pm on Friday, April 25, 2008. Letters of intent should be limited to two pages and should be a draft version of the concept paper specified on page 10 of the Foundation’s guidelines at



MU Deadline:

4:00 p.m., Friday, April 25, 2008

Sponsor Deadlines:

Concept paper due by May 15, 2008. If invited, full proposal will be due July 31, 2008.

URL for more information:

This notice is being sent to deans, directors, and chairs in social and behavioral science disciplines. Please forward it to faculty members who may be interested.

All limited submission announcements can be tracked by deadline via the Calendar at or by announcement date via the Limited Submissions listing at