RFPs

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

Emerging Northern Colorado Musicians Invited to Apply for Sonic Showcase

Posted: September 13, 2020

Through the competition, young musicians in northern Colorado will get a chance to work with industry experts, connect with creative peers, receive radio airplay, create a professional music video, win prizes, and level up their music....

Deadline:
September 30, 2020

Children / Youth

Erie Women’s Fund Announces RFP for Mini-Grant 2020

Posted: September 15, 2020

The fund will award at least three grants of $5,000 to nonprofits in Erie County, Pennsylvania, working to address community gaps in the areas of childcare, food insecurity, health and health care, housing, transportation, and/or workforce training/education....

Deadline:
October 15, 2020

Civil / Human rights

Impact Fund Offers Support for Litigation to Advance Social Justice

Posted: September 16, 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....

Deadline:
October 6, 2020 (Letters of Interest)

Herb Block Foundation Invites LOIs for Projects to Defend Basic Freedoms

Posted: September 16, 2020

Grants of up to $25,000 will be awarded to projects aimed at safeguarding basic freedoms guaranteed in the Bill of Rights, eliminating any form of prejudice or discrimination, and assisting government agencies in being more accountable to the public....

Deadline:
October 6, 2020 (Letters of Intent)

Community improvement / development

COVID19

Impact Fund Offers Support for Litigation to Advance Social Justice

Posted: September 16, 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....

Deadline:
October 6, 2020 (Letters of Interest)

Education

Rhode Island Foundation Invites Applications for Carter Spark Grants

Posted: September 18, 2020

Grants of up to $1,000 will be awarded to full-time teachers of third- and fourth-grade students in Rhode Island public schools in support of projects that advance student learning in the classroom and can be integrated into existing and/or future units of study....

Deadline:
October 9, 2020

Environment

Health

Erie Women’s Fund Announces RFP for Mini-Grant 2020

Posted: September 15, 2020

The fund will award at least three grants of $5,000 to nonprofits in Erie County, Pennsylvania, working to address community gaps in the areas of childcare, food insecurity, health and health care, housing, transportation, and/or workforce training/education....

Deadline:
October 15, 2020

Higher education

Hertz Foundation Invites Applications for 2021 Hertz Fellowship

Posted: September 13, 2020

The fellowship includes up to five years of funding, valued at up to $250,000, for promising graduate students pursuing a PhD in the applied physical and biological sciences, mathematics, or engineering and the freedom to pursue innovative projects wherever they may lead....

Deadline:
October 23, 2020

Human services

Erie Women’s Fund Announces RFP for Mini-Grant 2020

Posted: September 15, 2020

The fund will award at least three grants of $5,000 to nonprofits in Erie County, Pennsylvania, working to address community gaps in the areas of childcare, food insecurity, health and health care, housing, transportation, and/or workforce training/education....

Deadline:
October 15, 2020

Medical research

Angelman Syndrome Foundation Issues RFP for Research

Posted: September 19, 2020

One- and two-year grants of up to $100,000 per year will be awarded in support of promising preclinical, translational, or clinical research projects focused on any aspect of Angelman syndrome....

Deadline:
October 15, 2020

Native Americans

Public affairs

Herb Block Foundation Invites LOIs for Projects to Defend Basic Freedoms

Posted: September 16, 2020

Grants of up to $25,000 will be awarded to projects aimed at safeguarding basic freedoms guaranteed in the Bill of Rights, eliminating any form of prejudice or discrimination, and assisting government agencies in being more accountable to the public....

Deadline:
October 6, 2020 (Letters of Intent)

Racial equity

Herb Block Foundation Invites LOIs for Projects to Defend Basic Freedoms

Posted: September 16, 2020

Grants of up to $25,000 will be awarded to projects aimed at safeguarding basic freedoms guaranteed in the Bill of Rights, eliminating any form of prejudice or discrimination, and assisting government agencies in being more accountable to the public....

Deadline:
October 6, 2020 (Letters of Intent)

Science / Technology

Hertz Foundation Invites Applications for 2021 Hertz Fellowship

Posted: September 13, 2020

The fellowship includes up to five years of funding, valued at up to $250,000, for promising graduate students pursuing a PhD in the applied physical and biological sciences, mathematics, or engineering and the freedom to pursue innovative projects wherever they may lead....

Deadline:
October 23, 2020

Social science

Women / Girls

Workforce development

Erie Women’s Fund Announces RFP for Mini-Grant 2020

Posted: September 15, 2020

The fund will award at least three grants of $5,000 to nonprofits in Erie County, Pennsylvania, working to address community gaps in the areas of childcare, food insecurity, health and health care, housing, transportation, and/or workforce training/education....

Deadline:
October 15, 2020