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New RFPs


Agriculture / Food

Arts / Culture

Sundance Institute Invites Stories of Change Submissions

Posted: May 21, 2018
Deadline: June 15, 2018

Grants of up to $50,000 will be awarded to support the development and production of independent storytelling projects produced in collaboration with Skoll-Awarded Social Entrepreneurs.... 

Southern Documentary Fund Invites Applications for 2018 Projects

Posted: May 19, 2018
Deadline: June 15, 2018

Grants of up to $10,000 will be awarded to selected applicants in Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia, or West Virginia to support documentary projects about the American South....

Aaron Copland Fund for Music Accepting Applications

Posted: May 16, 2018
Deadline: June 30, 2018

Grants of up to $20,000 will be awarded to support performing and presenting organizations whose artistic excellence encourages and improves public knowledge and appreciation of serious contemporary American music....

Athletics / Sports

Civil / Human Rights

Community Improvement / Development




RWJF Accepting Applications for 2018 Sports Award

Posted: May 17, 2018
Deadline: July 2, 2018

The annual $10,000 prize recognizes sports teams, athletes, and community-based organizations that use sports to catalyze and sustain changes that will make communities healthier places to live, learn, work, and play....

Medical Research

National MS Society Accepting Applications for Pilot Programs

Posted: May 17, 2018
Deadline: September 12, 2018

The Pilot Grant Program awards grants of up to $55,000 to test novel ideas that may serve to advance its mission of stopping MS progression, restoring function, improving quality of life, and preventing MS....

Science / Technology