New Requests for Proposals (Arts, Community, Health, Women, etc)!

Arts and Culture

Corporation for Public Broadcasting and Public Broadcasting Service Announce Diversity and Innovation Fund
Proposals will be accepted for development of ten episodes in a new, weekly primetime series that appeals to a racially and ethnically diverse audience between the ages of 40 and 64….

Posted on July 9, 2010
Deadline: September 15, 2010

Irvine Foundation Accepting Applications for Fall 2010 Creative Connections Fund
Grants of up to $50,000 will be awarded to nonprofits that create new work or offer a contemporary reinterpretation of classic work and involve individual artists working in collaboration with a local nonprofit….

Posted on July 9, 2010
Deadline: August 6, 2010

American Council of Learned Societies Announces Guidelines for Digital Innovation Fellowships
The program, which supports digitally based research projects in all disciplines of the humanities and humanities-related social sciences, will be open to scholars whose work makes use of digital formats and tools….

Posted on July 8, 2010
Deadline: September 29, 2010

Children and Youth

Sun Life Rising Star Awards Program Invites Applications from Youth Organizations Working in Greater Philadelphia Area
Three grants of $50,000 will be awarded to Philadelphia-area nonprofits working to increase high school graduation rates among at-risk youth….

Posted on July 11, 2010
Deadline: August 31, 2010

Civil and Human Rights

Fund for Southern Communities Invites Grant Proposals for Social Change Activities in Georgia, North Carolina, and South Carolina
Grants of up to $5,000 will be awarded to nonprofits working to promote environmental justice, anti-racism efforts, women’s rights, youth development, LGBTQ rights, workers’ rights, civil rights, disability rights, and other social issues….

Posted on July 10, 2010
Deadline: September 1, 2010

Tides Foundation Announces Fall 2010 Death Penalty Mobilization Fund Request for Proposals
One- or two-year grants of up to $80,000 will be awarded to nonprofits working to abolish the death penalty at the state and/or federal levels….

Posted on July 8, 2010
Deadline: August 16, 2010

Health

ViiV Healthcare Launches U.S. Southern Initiative to Support Programs Serving HIV/AIDS Patients
Two-year grants of $50,000 will be awarded to nonprofits working to improve HIV/AIDS care for African American and Latino residents of Alabama, Georgia, Louisiana, and Mississippi….

Posted on July 12, 2010
Deadline: July 30, 2010 (Letters of Interest)

SQ Foundation Announces Better Health for Living Request for Proposals
Grants of up to $7,000 will be awarded to nonprofits working to provide prescription medication to group homes, assisted living communities, and federally qualified health centers in Pennsylvania, Connecticut, Delaware, Massachusetts, and Tennessee….

Posted on July 9, 2010
Deadline: July 31, 2010

California HealthCare Foundation Invites Applications for Expanding Diabetic Retinopathy Screening Clinic Program
New clinics serving a high volume of diabetic patients will receive funding for retinopathy screening equipment, software, and consultation from the University of California, Berkeley, School of Optometry….

Posted on July 8, 2010
Deadline: October 1, 2010

Human Services

Verizon Announces Domestic Violence Solutions Request for Proposals for Maine, New Hampshire, and Vermont

Grants totaling $80,000 will be awarded to nonprofits working to assist survivors of domestic violence and raise awareness of the issue through improved use of technology….

Posted on July 13, 2010
Deadline: August 6, 2010

International Affairs/Development

Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation Invites Applications for 2011 Global Libraries Access to Learning Award
Grants of $1 million will be awarded to institutions outside the United States that are working to bring free public access to computers and the Internet to disadvantaged communities….

Posted on July 12, 2010
Deadline: September 30, 2010

Social Science

Institute for New Economic Thinking Announces Inaugural Research Grant Program
Grants of up to $250,000 will be awarded to individuals and institutions pursuing ground-breaking, high-impact research in the field of economics….

Posted on July 9, 2010
Deadline: July 31, 2010 (Stage One Proposals)

Sociological Initiatives Foundation Offers Grants to Support Social Change Research
Grants of up to $20,000 will be awarded to partnerships of academic and community groups working on research related to social policy, legislative changes, linguistic issues, and development of previously unorganized constituencies….

Posted on July 8, 2010
Deadline: August 15, 2010

Women

Hadassah Foundation Offers Support for Projects Benefiting Women in the United States and Israel
Grants will be awarded to nonprofits working to encourage self-confidence and leadership skills in women and girls and helping low-income women become financially self-sufficient….

Posted on July 9, 2010
Deadline: August 9, 2010

New York Women’s Foundation Invites Letters of Intent for RISE-NYC! Economic Stability Program
Grants of up to $75,000 will be awarded to nonprofits working to enable women and families to maintain and restore their stability and economic security during the economic downturn….

Posted on July 7, 2010
Deadline: July 16, 2010 (Online Letter of Intent)

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