Step 1

A Grantee may not apply for a grant until registered and pre-qualified through the Grant Accountability and Transparency Act (GATA) website at www.grants.illinois.gov - Grantee Links tab.

Step 2

A Grantee must complete the Uniform State Grant Application. Page 1 has been completed by the Division of Mental Health. Please complete page 2 and page 3 of the Grant Application. Print out Grant Application. Sign and Date Grant Application.

Grant Application (pdf)

Step 3

A Grantee must prepare a program narrative.  The program narrative must not exceed 10 pages and be sequentially page numbered.

Program Narrative (docx)

Step 4

A Grantee must prepare a Uniform Grant Budget or Fixed Rate Budget in the CSA database. 

A Grantee must register in the Centralized Repository Vault (CRV).

CSA Tracking System Registration and Access

CRV Registration