RFPs

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@candid.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

African Americans / Blacks

Agriculture / Food

TREE Fund Welcomes LOIs for Safe Arborist Techniques Fund Grant Program

Posted: August 6, 2020

Grants of up to $15,000 will be awarded in support of research on and/or the development of techniques and equipment that arborists use in climbing, rigging, and working on trees, with the aim of providing a safer working environment....

Deadline:
September 15, 2020 (Letters of Inquiry)

Arts / Culture

Baltimore Community Foundation Invites Applications From Cultural Organizations

Posted: August 6, 2020

Grants averaging $10,000 will be awarded to local cultural organizations in the Baltimore area in support of organizational effectiveness initiatives, efforts to promote local artists and their work, and initiatives to provide cultural experiences that welcome people of all backgrounds, enhance Baltimoreans’ lives, and strengthen the region’s sense of cohesion and identity....

Deadline:
September 2, 2020 (Letters of Inquiry)

Children / Youth

Climate change

King Climate Action Initiative at J-PAL Issues Request for Proposals

Posted: August 3, 2020

J-PAL affiliates and K-CAI-invited researchers, postdoctoral fellows, and graduate students who have a J-PAL affiliate or K-CAI-invited researcher on their thesis committee are eligible to apply for research/scaling funding of up to $50,000 to help them design, pilot, evaluate, and scale an innovation at the nexus of climate change and poverty....

Deadline:
September 15, 2020

Community improvement / development

Sorenson Impact Foundation Invites LOIs for COVID-19 Recovery

Posted: August 4, 2020

Grants of up to $250,000 will be awarded in support of solutions with the potential to contribute to a more equitable and resilient recovery from the COVID-19 pandemic and resulting economic emergency....

Deadline:
August 30, 2020 (Letters of Intent)

Conservation

COVID19

Sorenson Impact Foundation Invites LOIs for COVID-19 Recovery

Posted: August 4, 2020

Grants of up to $250,000 will be awarded in support of solutions with the potential to contribute to a more equitable and resilient recovery from the COVID-19 pandemic and resulting economic emergency....

Deadline:
August 30, 2020 (Letters of Intent)

Education

Environment

Health

American Occupational Therapy Foundation Invites Applications for Intervention Research Grants

Posted: August 4, 2020

Grants of up to $50,000 will be awarded to principal investigators in support of pilot studies, feasibility studies, and intervention research planning that lays the necessary groundwork for larger studies aimed at evaluating the effectiveness of occupational therapy interventions with respect to occupation, participation, and health....

Deadline:
August 31, 2020 (Letters of Intent)

Higher education

Human services

International affairs / development

Medical research

LEO Foundation Invites Applications for Dermatological Research

Posted: August 6, 2020

Grants will be awarded for research with the potential to improve understanding of the underlying mechanisms of dermatological diseases and their symptoms, and address clinical issues among people who are at risk of developing, or have developed, a skin disease....

Deadline:
September 4, 2020

Mental health

Public affairs

Science / Technology

Social justice

Women / Girls