Round Three of Innovation Grants Funding focuses on these target populations:
BHCS identified grantee-consultants to provide pre-planning services, including a demographic analysis, summary of behavioral health needs of the two targeted populations and development of learning questions. This process will assist BHCS in the development of Round Three Learning Questions.
The goals of Phase Two are:
The goals of Phase Three are
The goal of this phase is to begin the actual implementation of Innovation Round Three Projects. Grantees are expected to provide quarterly and final reports on the progress of their project. BHCS expects that some Innovation Projects will be more successful than others. Therefore, the learning about both challenges and successes will be welcome in the reports.
It is expected that projects will begin shortly after the Innovation funds have been distributed to grantees.
Mental Health Technology Pilot Project awards will be announced in February 2018.