Request for Proposals: Peer Policy Fellow Grants

The Hogg Foundation for Mental Health invites eligible organizations in Texas to respond to this request for proposals (RFP) to fund peer policy fellow positions in nonprofit organizations. The goal of this initiative is to increase the consumer voice in mental health policy development and implementation, and to build consumer capacity to effectively engage in mental health policy and advocacy.

Depending on the quality of proposals received, the foundation plans to award up to five grants to eligible 501(c)(3) organizations, governmental entities and/or higher education institutions.

Please read the RFP carefully before submitting your proposal. Any additional information about the RFP will be posted on the foundation’s website at It is the applicant’s responsibility to refer to the website for the most current information.

How to Apply


Eligibility 501(c)(3) non-profit organizations, governmental entities and higher education institutions in Texas

Informational Teleconference
Registration Deadline: Wednesday, March 23, 2016
11:59 p.m. Central Time

Grants Management System (Fluxx) Registration Due Date
Friday, April 8, 2016
11:59 p.m. Central Time

Proposal Due Date
Friday, April 15, 2016
1:00 p.m., Central Time

Application Process

  • Read the RFP
  • Read the Questions & Answers (Q&A)
  • In order to submit a proposal, applicants must first register with the Hogg Foundation’s grants management system (Fluxx) at least five days before the proposal due date. Please go to and follow the instructions on the right side of the screen. If you think you already have an account with Hogg’s grant management system, enter your user name and password to be sure you have access. The registration deadline is 11:59 p.m. Central Time on Friday, April 8, 2016.
  • Completed proposals must be submitted online at by 1:00 p.m. Central Time on Friday, April 15, 2016. Applicants will need to upload the required documents as separate files. The system will notify applicants if their documents were not successfully uploaded.

Notice of Award
June 2016

Email  (questions about the RFP must be submitted by email; no phone calls, please)



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Questions & Answers (Q&A)

For some of the most frequently asked questions about this RFP, click here.

Q&A from 3/24/16 Teleconference