Philanthropy News Digest publishes RFPs and notices of awards as a free service for U.S.-based grant-making organizations and nonprofits. To have your RFP considered for publication, please email pndrfp@candid.org with a Word document, text-only file, or link to a Web site explaining the program scope, grantee qualifications, application instructions, and deadlines. We require notice of funding opportunities four weeks in advance of their deadlines.

New RFPs

Arts / Culture

Children / Youth

Civil / Human Rights

Impact Fund Offers Support for Litigation to Advance Social Justice

Posted: February 16, 2020
Deadline: April 7, 2020

Grants of up to $25,000 will be awarded to nonprofit legal firms, private attorneys, and/or small law firms working to advance social justice in the areas of civil and human rights, environmental justice, and poverty law....

Community Improvement / Development




NFWF Announces Release of the Fishing for Energy 2020 Request for Proposals

Posted: February 15, 2020
Deadline: March 31, 2020

A total of $500,00, with individual grants ranging between $100,000 and $300,000, will be awarded to projects focused on innovations in gear technology aimed at reducing marine debris and/or comprehensive derelict fishing gear management in the state of Florida....


National Network of Libraries of Medicine Accepting Applications for Health Information Outreach Award

Posted: February 14, 2020
Deadline: April 10, 2020

At least five awards of up to $20,000 will be made available to five or more NNLM member organizations within the mid-Atlantic Region (Delaware, New Jersey, New York and Pennsylvania) for education and outreach projects that improve access to biomedical/health information and increase the ability of the public and health professionals to use those resources....

Higher Education

International Affairs / Development

Medical Research

American Orthopedic Society for Sports Medicine Invites Applications

Posted: February 16, 2020
Deadline: April 1, 2020

A single grant of up to $50,000 over up to two years will be awarded in in support of a basic science research project focused on the fundamental biological or biomechanical functions of meniscal or osteochondral allografts....

Sontag Foundation Invites Applications for Brain Cancer Research

Posted: February 12, 2020
Deadline: March 16, 2020

Funding of up to $600,000 over four years will be awarded to projects with the potential to generate new knowledge related to the causes of, cures for, and/or the treatment of primary brain tumors/brain cancer....

Mental Health

Public Affairs

Science / Technology

Social Science