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....

Community Improvement / Development

Boston Foundation Accepting Applications for Open Door Grants

Posted: December 18, 2018
Deadline: February 1, 2019

Grants of up to $50,000 will be awarded to programs and organizations working to meet existing needs or test new ideas and innovations designed to address critical challenges and opportunities in the greater Boston region....


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....




Higher Education

ACHF Accepting Applications for College Well-Being Award

Posted: December 18, 2018
Deadline: February 1, 2019

Grants of $3,500 will be awarded to one or more institutions of higher education to create or improve underlying campus infrastructure through creative programming and outcomes research initiatives in a manner that raises the well-being of students....

Human Services

Medical Research

Mental Health

Science / Technology

Women / Girls