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

Arts / Culture

Andrew W. Mellon Foundation issues Call for National Playwright Residency Program

Posted: August 18, 2019
Deadline: September 12, 2019 (Statements of Intent)

Salary and benefits totaling $130,000 in year one of the grant will be awarded to a diverse group of playwrights willing to be embedded in an active theater and participate in a growing network focused on advancing artist-centered practices in the theater field....

John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation Invites Fellowship Applications

Posted: August 15, 2019
Deadline: September 16, 2019

The foundation awards approximately a hundred and seventy-five fellowships a year to accomplished individuals in a range of disciplines who have demonstrated exceptional capacity for productive scholarship or exceptional creative ability in the arts and sciences....

Civil / Human Rights

Borealis Philanthropy Invites Applications for the Spark Justice Fund

Posted: August 13, 2019
Deadline: September 9, 2019 (Letters of Intent)

Two-year grants of up to $200,000 will be awarded to grassroots organizing and advocacy groups in support of efforts to end the use of money bail in the criminal justice system, transform pretrial justice, and build power in communities most impacted by incarceration in the United States....

Community Improvement / Development

Seattle Foundation Issues RFP for Systems and Policy Change Grants

Posted: August 20, 2019
Deadline: September 16, 2019

Grants will be awarded in support of community-led efforts in King County that create stronger community connections, economic opportunity, better health, and/or affordable housing, with the aim of reducing and/or preventing continued inequities in communities of color in the region....

Conservation

Education

Environment

Higher Education

John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation Invites Fellowship Applications

Posted: August 15, 2019
Deadline: September 16, 2019

The foundation awards approximately a hundred and seventy-five fellowships a year to accomplished individuals in a range of disciplines who have demonstrated exceptional capacity for productive scholarship or exceptional creative ability in the arts and sciences....

Human Services

Immigrants / Refugees

Medical Research

Public Affairs

Racial Equity

Seattle Foundation Issues RFP for Systems and Policy Change Grants

Posted: August 20, 2019
Deadline: September 16, 2019

Grants will be awarded in support of community-led efforts in King County that create stronger community connections, economic opportunity, better health, and/or affordable housing, with the aim of reducing and/or preventing continued inequities in communities of color in the region....

Science / Technology

John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation Invites Fellowship Applications

Posted: August 15, 2019
Deadline: September 16, 2019

The foundation awards approximately a hundred and seventy-five fellowships a year to accomplished individuals in a range of disciplines who have demonstrated exceptional capacity for productive scholarship or exceptional creative ability in the arts and sciences....

Social Justice

Borealis Philanthropy Invites Applications for the Spark Justice Fund

Posted: August 13, 2019
Deadline: September 9, 2019 (Letters of Intent)

Two-year grants of up to $200,000 will be awarded to grassroots organizing and advocacy groups in support of efforts to end the use of money bail in the criminal justice system, transform pretrial justice, and build power in communities most impacted by incarceration in the United States....

Social Science

Water / Sanitation / Hygiene