Application Phases

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Phase I 

Coalitions select one substance use issue which they helped address and would like to highlight in this process. They show the comprehensive steps they have taken to reach short, intermediate, or long-term outcomes.  This is presented through CADCA’s 6 products that are used and developed by coalitions to address their community’s specific needs. 

  • Community Assessment 
  • Logic Model 
  • Strategic and Action Plan 
  • Evaluation Plan 
  • Evaluation Communication Plan 
  • Sustainability Plan 

Phase II 

Coalition’s chosen to move on to phase II will receive personal technical assistance to further strengthen their application.  They transform their work and present it in the form of a 1) a PowerPoint with an overview of the coalition’s community, work and data to support the outcomes and 2) an infographic to illustrate their community-level outcomes. 

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General Timeline

April 2022
CADCA Announces Got Outcomes! Application

May 2022
Phase I applicant informational webinar

July 2022 
Phase I applications due to CADCA

October 2022
Phase II applications due to CADCA

November 2022 
Winners notified!

February 2023 
Winners present at the 2023 National Leadership Forum Coalition Ideas Fair

February 2023 
Winners announced at National Leadership Forum Awards Luncheon