Philanthropy News Digest publishes RFPs and notices of awards as a free service for grant-making organizations and nonprofits. To have your RFP considered for publication, please email pndrfp@foundationcenter.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 five weeks in advance of their deadlines.

New RFPs

Agriculture / Food

Arts / Culture

LMCC Accepting Applications for Creative Learning Program

Posted: August 25, 2016
Deadline: September 30, 2016

Grants of up to $8,000 will support Manhattan-based teaching artists and small arts organizations working to provide in-depth, community-based arts education projects to participants of all ages, including youth, adults, and seniors....

Children / Youth



Medical Research

Hearing Health Foundation Accepting Applications for Emerging Research Grants

Posted: August 25, 2016
Deadline: October 28, 2016 (Letters of Intent)

Through its Emerging Research Grant (ERG) program, the Hearing Health Foundation awards grants to up-and-coming scientists interested in researching under-funded and under-researched hearing disorders, including tinnitus, hyperacusis, Central Auditory Processing Disorder, and Ménière's Disease….

AACR Invites Applications for NextGen Cancer Research Grants

Posted: August 24, 2016
Deadline: September 12, 2016 (Letters of Intent)

Three-year grants of up to $450,000 will be awarded to promote and support creative, paradigm-shifting cancer research that may not be funded through conventional channels....

Mental Health

Philanthropy / Voluntarism

Social Science

Russell Sage Foundation Issues RFP for Computational Social Science Projects

Posted: August 23, 2016
Deadline: November 30, 2016 (Letters of Inquiry)

Grants of up to $150,000 will be awarded for innovative social science research that brings new data and methods to bear on questions of interest in the foundation's core programs in Behavioral Economics; the Future of Work; Race, Ethnicity, and Immigration; and Social Inequality....

Women / Girls