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New RFPs


Animal Welfare

Arts / Culture

Children / Youth

Nominations Being Accepted for 2016 Roslyn S. Jaffe Awards

Posted: May 27, 2016
Deadline: June 15, 2016

A single grant of $100,000 and two grants of $25,000 will be awarded to the creators/founders of social impact organizations that are working to improve the lives of women and children in the areas of health, education, social reform, and self-esteem….

Best Buy Foundation Accepting Applications for Community Grants

Posted: May 25, 2016
Deadline: July 1, 2016

Grants of up to $10,000 will be awarded to local and regional nonprofit organizations working to provide teens with places and opportunities to develop the technology skills needed to succeed in a twenty-first-century economy....

Civil / Human Rights




APF Seeks Applications to Support Mental Health Projects for the Underserved

Posted: May 31, 2016
Deadline: December 31, 2016

A single grant of $12,000 to a mental health clinician in support of an innovative, scientifically based project in the area of serious mental illness, serious emotional disturbance, incarcerated or homeless individuals, children with serious emotional disturbance, or adults with serious mental illness….

Medical Research

HESI THRIVE Invites Letters of Intent for Cancer Research

Posted: May 26, 2016
Deadline: July 15, 2016 (Letters of Intent)

Grants of up to $50,000 over twenty-four months will be awarded for the testing of initial hypotheses and the collection of preliminary data for cancer research projects....

Mental Health