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Animal Welfare

NFWF Issues RFQ for Conservation Outcomes Monitoring Partner

Posted: September 18, 2017
Deadline: October 13, 2017

The foundation aims to create a pool of pre-qualified contractors that it can draw on to develop quantitative, robust monitoring and evaluation plans to assess the programs' impacts on birds, fish and wildlife, and provide related support for monitoring and evaluation....

Arts / Culture

Graham Foundation Accepting Nominations for Carter Manny Awards

Posted: September 15, 2017
Deadline: November 15, 2017

Grants of up to $20,000 will be awarded to outstanding doctoral students whose work represents some of the most innovative and advanced scholarship on architecture and its role in the arts, culture, and society....

Civil Society




Journalism / Media

Editorial Projects in Education Launches Education Reporting Fellowship

Posted: September 19, 2017
Deadline: November 15, 2017

The inaugural $10,000 Education Week Gregory M. Chronister Journalism Fellowship will be awarded annually to an enterprising journalist in support of a reporting project that illuminates a significant issue in pre-K-12 education....

Medical Research

Epilepsy Foundation Invites Entries for 2018 Shark Tank Competition

Posted: September 12, 2017
Deadline: October 16, 2017 (Letters of Intent)

Selected finalists will receive international recognition and compete for grants totaling $150,000 to support the development and commercialization of important new products, technologies, or therapeutic concepts....

Mental Health

Philanthropy / Voluntarism

Hilton Foundation Accepting Nominations for Humanitarian Prize

Posted: September 12, 2017
Deadline: October 18, 2017

The $2 million prize is given to an organization, anywhere in the world, judged to have made extraordinary contributions to the alleviation of human suffering — often operating at great risk, hardship, or personal sacrifice....

Science / Technology

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