Office of the County Manager

Notice of Funding Opportunity

Washoe County will collect proposals from community organizations, Washoe County departments, and treatment providers to address the targets outlined by the Needs Assessment from May 15, 2024 to June 30, 2024. An Intent to Apply  is due June 7, 2024. Application materials are below the timeline on this page.

Application Link:

Questions should be submitted to with Washoe County Opioid NOFO in the subject line of the email.

Amount of Funds: $4,500,000 

Grant Period: Funded proposals will have a performance period of October 1, 2024, through September 30, 2026. 

Eligible Applicants:  

Proposals are being accepted from nonprofit organizations, private companies, institutions of higher education, tribal organizations, public agencies, and Washoe County departments.  

To be eligible, organizations must:

  • Provide services in Washoe County.
  • Budget administrative expenses at or below five percent (5%).
  • Be registered with the Nevada Secretary of State and have the appropriate business license as defined by law in the county/city of geographic location for service delivery. The selected vendor, prior to doing business in the State of Nevada, shall be licensed by the State of Nevada, Secretary of State’s Office pursuant to NRS 76. Information regarding the Nevada Business License can be located at . (Please be advised, pursuant to NRS 80.010, a corporation organized pursuant to the laws of another state shall register with the State of Nevada, Secretary of State’s Office as a foreign corporation before a contract can be executed between the State of Nevada and the awarded vendor, unless specifically exempted by NRS 80.015).
  • Not have a provider or board member of organization identified as subject to the Office of Inspector General (OIG) exclusion from participation in federal health care programs (42 Code of Federal Regulations (CFR) 1001.1901).
  • Comply with the Third-Party Liability (TPL) for any or all the expenditure(s) that would be payable by another private or public insurance for any application that provides direct service. (This includes Medicaid, Medicare, etc.).


Timeline for the application.


Due Date 

Notice of Funding Opportunity

May 15, 2024 

Application Workshop RECORDING

May 22, 2024  FROM 12- 1PM

Intent to Apply 

June 7, 2024 

Question and Answer Period

May 15 - June 7, 2024

Application Deadline for Proposals 

June 30, 2024 

Evaluation Period 

 July 2024 

Funding Decisions - Notification 

August 2024 

Board Approval 

September 10, 2024 

Performance Period  

October 1, 2024 – September 30, 2026 


Application Materials: 

Notice of Funding Opportunity

Grant Application Questions and Guidelines 


Conflict of Interest Attestation Form (MUST BE SUBMITTED WITH APPLICATION)


Application Resources: 

Application Webinar

Map of Washoe County Qualified Census Tracts  

How to Avoid Portal Login Issues 

Frequently Asked Questions 

Opioid Recoveries Approved Use of Funds:

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