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

Stonewall Community Foundation Welcomes Proposals in Support of Black Trans Leadership

Posted: September 20, 2020

In 2020, the Stonewall Quarter Share (SQS), a network of young donors who, through volunteer service and collective giving, support LGBTQ causes in New York City, will award a grant of $40,000 to a Black trans-led organization working to advance programming and services that directly benefit LGBTQ New Yorkers....

Deadline:
October 2, 2020

Arts / Culture

Children / Youth

Civil / Human rights

Impact Fund Offers Support for Litigation to Advance Social Justice

Posted: September 16, 2020

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....

Deadline:
October 6, 2020 (Letters of Interest)

Herb Block Foundation Invites LOIs for Projects to Defend Basic Freedoms

Posted: September 16, 2020

Grants of up to $25,000 will be awarded to projects aimed at safeguarding basic freedoms guaranteed in the Bill of Rights, eliminating any form of prejudice or discrimination, and assisting government agencies in being more accountable to the public....

Deadline:
October 6, 2020 (Letters of Intent)

Community improvement / development

Woods Fund Chicago Welcome Proposals for Cultivate: Women of Color Leadership Initiative

Posted: September 21, 2020

Through the program, fifteen emerging women leaders of color in the Chicago area will be given the opportunity to attend an orientation and six bimonthly sessions focused on dismantling mainstream thinking, capacity building toward organizational change, peer learning, and community and movement building....

Deadline:
October 15, 2020

Conservation

COVID19

Impact Fund Offers Support for Litigation to Advance Social Justice

Posted: September 16, 2020

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....

Deadline:
October 6, 2020 (Letters of Interest)

Disabilities

Education

Rhode Island Foundation Invites Applications for Carter Spark Grants

Posted: September 18, 2020

Grants of up to $1,000 will be awarded to full-time teachers of third- and fourth-grade students in Rhode Island public schools in support of projects that advance student learning in the classroom and can be integrated into existing and/or future units of study....

Deadline:
October 9, 2020

Health

Higher education

International affairs / development

Journalism / Media

LGBTQ

Stonewall Community Foundation Welcomes Proposals in Support of Black Trans Leadership

Posted: September 20, 2020

In 2020, the Stonewall Quarter Share (SQS), a network of young donors who, through volunteer service and collective giving, support LGBTQ causes in New York City, will award a grant of $40,000 to a Black trans-led organization working to advance programming and services that directly benefit LGBTQ New Yorkers....

Deadline:
October 2, 2020

Medical research

Angelman Syndrome Foundation Issues RFP for Research

Posted: September 19, 2020

One- and two-year grants of up to $100,000 per year will be awarded in support of promising preclinical, translational, or clinical research projects focused on any aspect of Angelman syndrome....

Deadline:
October 15, 2020

Nonprofits

Public affairs

Herb Block Foundation Invites LOIs for Projects to Defend Basic Freedoms

Posted: September 16, 2020

Grants of up to $25,000 will be awarded to projects aimed at safeguarding basic freedoms guaranteed in the Bill of Rights, eliminating any form of prejudice or discrimination, and assisting government agencies in being more accountable to the public....

Deadline:
October 6, 2020 (Letters of Intent)

Racial equity

Herb Block Foundation Invites LOIs for Projects to Defend Basic Freedoms

Posted: September 16, 2020

Grants of up to $25,000 will be awarded to projects aimed at safeguarding basic freedoms guaranteed in the Bill of Rights, eliminating any form of prejudice or discrimination, and assisting government agencies in being more accountable to the public....

Deadline:
October 6, 2020 (Letters of Intent)

Rural

Science / Technology

Social justice

Social science

Veterans

Women / Girls

Woods Fund Chicago Welcome Proposals for Cultivate: Women of Color Leadership Initiative

Posted: September 21, 2020

Through the program, fifteen emerging women leaders of color in the Chicago area will be given the opportunity to attend an orientation and six bimonthly sessions focused on dismantling mainstream thinking, capacity building toward organizational change, peer learning, and community and movement building....

Deadline:
October 15, 2020

Workforce development