Improving outcomes through community engagement

About the Grants Programs

CalMHSA has coordinated with several counties to offer funding to local organizations and individuals, through which to perform community engagement activities which help raise awareness and offer services relating to mental health and wellness.

Below, you will find a list of all of the Grant opportunities and programs which CalMHSA currently administers.

Alameda County Loan Repayment Program: 2021-2022 Cycle


  • Application Period (7/01/2021 – 8/31/2021) 
  • Application Review (9/15/2021 – 11/30/2021) 
  • Awardee Selection and Notification (12/01/2021 – 1/14/2022) 

CalMHSA, in partnership with Alameda County Behavioral Health Care Services, is proud to announce the Alameda County Loan Repayment Program (ACLRP) opportunity. The ACLRP is a grant opportunity for current, eligible employees in hard-to-fill/retain positions in the Alameda County Behavioral Health Care system. Awardees of this grant will receive up to $10,000 payable toward their education loans after a 12-month service period with the county. 

Visit the Alameda County Loan Repayment Program page for more information here.

For any questions, please email [email protected]

Sacramento County BHS Grant Program

CalMHSA, in partnership with the Sacramento County Division of Behavioral Health Services, is proud to announce the awardees of the Sacramento County Community-Driven Time-Limited Prevention and Early Intervention (PEI) grants. These grants seek to continue to build the community capacity through prevention and early intervention activities.

We congratulate all of the selected grantees and look forward to the watching the impact of their work throughout Sacramento County. To view all of the awardees please see the link below.

Please see awardee list here.