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 [email protected] 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....

Conservation

Education

Mary Duke Biddle Foundation Invites Applications From North Carolina K-12 Education Programs

Posted: August 12, 2019
Deadline: October 1, 2019 (Letters of Intent)

Grants of up to $10,000 will be awarded in support of new in-school and out-of-school programs for underserved K-12 students that provide innovative, creative, and effective approaches to teaching and learning, with a focus on programs that address the opportunity gap that these students can experience....

Elementary / Secondary Education

Mary Duke Biddle Foundation Invites Applications From North Carolina K-12 Education Programs

Posted: August 12, 2019
Deadline: October 1, 2019 (Letters of Intent)

Grants of up to $10,000 will be awarded in support of new in-school and out-of-school programs for underserved K-12 students that provide innovative, creative, and effective approaches to teaching and learning, with a focus on programs that address the opportunity gap that these students can experience....

Environment

Health

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....

Immigrants / Refugees

Medical Research

Rural

Mary Duke Biddle Foundation Invites Applications From North Carolina K-12 Education Programs

Posted: August 12, 2019
Deadline: October 1, 2019 (Letters of Intent)

Grants of up to $10,000 will be awarded in support of new in-school and out-of-school programs for underserved K-12 students that provide innovative, creative, and effective approaches to teaching and learning, with a focus on programs that address the opportunity gap that these students can experience....

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....

Water / Sanitation / Hygiene