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New RFPs

African Americans / Blacks

Arts / Culture

OPERA America Invites Applications for Repertoire Development

Posted: August 1, 2019
Deadline: August 1, 2019 (Intent to Apply)

Grants of up to $65,000 will be awarded to consortia and of up to $35,000 to individual applicants in support of the development of work and the creative process, with the goal of enabling creators and/or producers to assess and refine a work-in-progress....

Baltimore Community Foundation Invites Applications From Cultural Organizations

Posted: June 14, 2019
Deadline: July 12, 2019 (Letters of Inquiry)

Grants of $10,000 will be awarded to local cultural organizations 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....

Americana Foundation Accepting Applications for American Cultural Heritage Project

Posted: June 14, 2019
Deadline: October 10, 2019

With a focus on Michigan, grants ranging between $15,000 and $50,000 will be awarded in support of projects that promote knowledge of and accessibility to America's heritage through educational opportunities for future conservators and curators and the preservation and presentation of unique collections....

Children / Youth

Community Improvement / Development


NFWF Issues 2019 Bats for the Future Fund RFP

Posted: June 15, 2019
Deadline: September 19, 2019

Grants of up to $250,000 will be awarded to advance field treatments and management tools that provide the greatest potential to prevent exposure of bats to Pseudogymnoascus destructans (Pd), the deadly fungal pathogen that causes white-nose syndrome disease (WNS) in bats....



Benioff Ocean Initiative Issues RFP for Intercepting Plastic Waste From Rivers

Posted: June 12, 2019
Deadline: July 12, 2019

Up to $3 million will be awarded in installments to a single team to design and implement a pilot plastic waste intervention strategy, both to effectively capture plastic and also create change inspired by the plastic waste captured that addresses issues associated with plastic waste production and management....


American Diabetes Association Invites Applications for Training Awards

Posted: June 13, 2019
Deadline: July 15, 2019

A salary stipend of up to $55,581 per year for up to three years, plus $5,000 annually for training and a $5,000 fringe benefit allowance, will be awarded to postdoctoral researchers in support of high-quality training in topics and disciplines relevant to diabetes....

Higher Education

Immigrants / Refugees

Medical Research

Migraine Research Foundation Issues Request for Proposals

Posted: June 17, 2019
Deadline: August 2, 2019

Grants of up to $50,000 will be awarded in support of migraine research, with priority given to translational projects and projects related to migraine variants, childhood migraine, and chronic migraine....

Mental Health

Philanthropy / Voluntarism

Public Affairs