Successfully Transitioning Youth to Adolescence RFA

November 15, 2017

On October 27th, the New York State Department of Health released a Request for Applications (RFA) for organizations to provide services through the Successfully Transitioning Youth to Adolescence (STYA) Initiative. A total of approximately $3.5 million in annual funding will be awarded to 20-25 organizations to develop community-based programs that incorporate mentoring, counseling, and adult-supervised activities for preteen youth who are between 9 and 12 years old, including youth in foster care. Projects receiving STYA funds should develop, enhance, or expand programs that support the following goals:

A summary of key provisions of the RFA and the full RFA are attached. Applications are due by December 20th.