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New RFPs


AFAR Accepting Applications for Postdoctoral Aging Research

Posted: December 13, 2017
Deadline: January 22, 2018 (Letters of Inquiry)

Grants of up to $120,000 over two years will be awarded to provide transitional funding to senior postdoctoral fellows as they develop and negotiate for junior faculty appointments and independent research programs....

Arts / Culture

American Academy in Rome Invites Applications for Rome Prize

Posted: December 9, 2017
Deadline: November 1, 2018

The prize is awarded annually to emerging artists and scholars in the early or middle stages of their careers who exemplify the highest standard of excellence in arts and humanities scholarship....

Children / Youth

Civil / Human Rights

Community Improvement / Development


Elementary / Secondary Education


Chesapeake Bay Trust Launches RFP for Restoration Research

Posted: December 7, 2017
Deadline: February 21, 2018

Grants of up to $200,000 will be awarded in support of research projects designed to answer any of several key questions that will contribute to increased confidence in the proposed project outcomes....


Journalism / Media

Medical Research

Gerber Foundation Seeks Proposals for Pediatric Research Projects

Posted: December 14, 2017
Deadline: June 1, 2018 (Concept Papers)

Grants will be awarded in support of health and/or nutrition-related research designed to have a significant impact on issues facing infants and young children from birth to three years of age....

Mental Health

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