Philanthropy News Digest publishes RFPs and notices of awards as a free service for U.S.-based 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 four weeks in advance of their deadlines.

New RFPs

Arts / Culture

NEFA Invites Applications for New England States Touring Grants

Posted: December 13, 2018
Deadline: April 1, 2019

Grants ranging up to $4,000 will be awarded to support presentations by New England-based performing artists (Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island, and Vermont) from outside a presenter's state....

Lighthouse Works Accepting Applications for Artist Fellowships

Posted: December 12, 2018
Deadline: February 15, 2019

The fellowship provides housing, food, studio space, and a $1,500 stipend to to defray the costs of shipping materials, the purchase of art supplies, and other expenses incurred in making artwork in a remote location....

Graham Foundation for Advanced Studies in the Fine Arts Invites Applications

Posted: December 10, 2018
Deadline: February 15, 2019 (Letters of Inquiry)

Grants of up to $30,000 will be awarded to assist organizations with the production and presentation of significant programs about architecture and the designed environment in order to promote dialogue, raise awareness, and develop new and wider audiences....

Community Improvement / Development


Kessler Foundation Invites Applications for Signature Employment Grants

Posted: December 14, 2018
Deadline: February 22, 2019 (Concept Applications)

Grants of up to $500,000 over two years will be awarded in support of pilot projects that lead to the generation of new ideas that help solve the high unemployment and underemployment of individuals with disabilities....




Human Services


Arcus Foundation Issues RFP for Social Justice Program

Posted: December 10, 2018
Deadline: January 22, 2019

Grants of up to $200,000 over two years will be awarded to projects which support LGBTQ communities that have been pushed to the margins in the Americas and Africa...

Medical Research

Mental Health

Science / Technology

Women / Girls