Request for Proposals: Recovery-Oriented Mental Health Research Grants in Texas

The Hogg Foundation for Mental Health invites eligible higher education institutions in Texas to respond to this request for proposals (RFP) to fund mental health recovery-oriented research projects. The goal of this initiative is twofold: 1) to support research that furthers knowledge of and evidence for recovery-oriented practices, including, but not limited to, research on person-centered care, innovative mental health supports, developing and evaluating recovery outcome measures, and peer specialist workforce issues; and 2) to increase the pool of Texas-based higher education faculty engaged in quality mental health research.

Depending on the quality of proposals received, the foundation plans to award grants up to $22,000 to eligible higher education institutions. This total award amount includes 10% for overhead expenses.

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 Texas-based institutions of higher education are eligible to submit proposals.

Informational Teleconference
Wednesday, March 23, 2016
10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m., Central Time

Grants Management System (Fluxx) Registration Due Date
Monday, April 4, 2016
11:59 p.m., Central Time

Proposal Due Date
Monday, April 11, 2016
11:59 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 Monday, April 4, 2016.
  • Completed proposals must be submitted online at by 11:59 p.m. Central Time on Monday, April 11, 2016. Applicants will need to upload the required documents as separate files. The system will notify applicants if their documents were not successfully uploaded.

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.