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New RFPs

Animal Welfare

Arts / Culture

Children / Youth

Civil / Human Rights

Impact Fund Offers Support for Litigation to Advance Social Justice

Posted: January 21, 2017
Deadline: April 11, 2017 (Letters of Interest)

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....

Civil Society


Kessler Foundation Invites Applications for Signature Employment Grants

Posted: January 17, 2017
Deadline: March 17, 2017 (Concept Applications)

Grants of up to $500,000 over two years will be awarded for pilot projects that lead to the generation of new ideas focused on addressing and solving the high unemployment and underemployment of individuals with disabilities....



RWJF Seeks Applications for 2017 Interdisciplinary Research Leaders Program

Posted: January 20, 2017
Deadline: March 8, 2017

The goal of the annual program is to produce diverse interdisciplinary leaders able and willing to conduct and apply high-quality, community-engaged, action-oriented, equity-focused health research in order to drive improvements in the health of communities...

RWJF Accepting Applications for Health Policy Research Scholars

Posted: January 19, 2017
Deadline: March 29, 2017

For its 2017 cohort, the program will enroll up to fifty scholars from underrepresented populations and/or disadvantaged backgrounds who are interested in learning to translate their research into health policy....

Human Services

Medical Research

Philanthropy / Voluntarism

Women / Girls