New RFPs: From the Foundation Center (San Francisco, USA)

September 5, 2009

New RFPs

Aging

American Academy of Allergy, Asthma, and Immunology Accepting Applications for Geriatrics Development Initiative Junior Faculty Award
Grants totaling $112,500 over two years will be awarded to junior academic faculty researching a geriatric aspect of allergy or immunology….


Posted on September 3, 2009
Deadline: October 15, 2009

Applications Invited for 2010 Ellison Medical Foundation/AFAR Postdoctoral Fellows in Aging Research Program
Fifteen grants of up to $59,402 will be awarded to postdoctoral fellows working in the biological and biomedical sciences and researching the aging process as well as age-related diseases and disabilities….


Posted on September 3, 2009
Deadline: December 15, 2009

American Federation for Aging Research Accepting Applications for 2010 Research Grants
Grants of up to $75,000 over a one- to two-year period will be awarded to junior investigators working to pursue careers in the field of aging research….


Posted on September 2, 2009
Deadline: December 15, 2009

Mid-Career Investigators Invited to Apply for 2010 Julie Martin Award in Aging Research
Two four-year awards of $500,000 will be made in 2010 at the level of $125,000 per year to mid-career scientists who propose new directions in biological gerontology; up to $50,000 will be awarded for administrative/indirect costs….


Posted on September 2, 2009
Deadline: December 15, 2009

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Arts and Culture

Film Independent Accepting Applications for 2010 Directors Lab
The eight-week program in Los Angeles will provide first-time directors or filmmakers prepping feature-length narrative films with professional development activities and consultation with established film professionals….


Posted on September 3, 2009
Deadline: October 5, 2009

New York Foundation for the Arts Announces Informational Seminars for New York State Artists’ Fellowships
Free informational seminars across New York State have been planned to explain the fellowship application and review process; this year, four enhanced applications seminars will also be held in select locations….


Posted on September 2, 2009
Deadline: Various

MetLife Foundation Invites Art Museums to Apply for Museum and Community Connections Program
Grants of up to $100,000 will be awarded to art museums across the United States working to improve the size and diversity of their audiences through imaginative programs or exhibits….


Posted on September 2, 2009
Deadline: October 9, 2009

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Children and Youth

Young People Invited to Submit After-School Projects for Do Something Grants
Ten grants of $500 each and five grand-prize grants of $1,000 each will be awarded to young people who have started afterschool activities in their communities….


Posted on September 3, 2009
Deadline: September 15, 2009

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Community Improvement/Development

Nominations Sought for 2010 James Irvine Foundation Leadership Awards
Awards of $125,000 will be given to individuals working to provide solutions to challenges confronting California; the award will be divided between project support and professional development….


Posted on September 4, 2009
Deadline: October 13, 2009

San Francisco Foundation Seeks Grant Proposals for Census Outreach Efforts
Grants of up to $10,000 will be awarded to nonprofits working to strengthen community outreach for the census in various California counties; an additional $2,500 will be awarded to an artist who creates a public awareness campaign for the project….


Posted on September 4, 2009
Deadline: September 25, 2009

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Education

Applications Invited for 2010 Cohort of Woodrow Wilson Indiana Teaching Fellows
A $30,000 stipend plus admission to a master’s degree program at an Indiana university will be given to individuals with science, technology, engineering, and mathematics experience who train to become teachers at high-need Indiana secondary schools….


Posted on September 4, 2009
Deadline: October 12, 2009 (Early Decision); January 12, 2010 (Final Deadline)

Lilly Endowment Announces 2010 Indiana Teacher Creativity Fellowship Program
One hundred and twenty grants of $8,000 each will be awarded to K-12 public and private school teachers, guidance counselors, library/media specialists, and administrators in Indiana to pursue six-week, full-time personal renewal projects….


Posted on September 4, 2009
Deadline: November 6, 2009

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Environment

Honor the Earth Seeks Funding Proposals for Building Resilience in Indigenous Communities Initiative
Proposals will be accepted from organizations working to increase indigenous communities’ capacity to prevent and adapt to climate change in ways that preserve and restore their culture….


Posted on September 4, 2009
Deadline: September 30, 2009

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Health

Healthcare Georgia Foundation Invites Nominations for Community Service Awards
The Joseph D. Greene Community Service Award honors individuals and nonprofits for their work to improve health and healthcare in Georgia communities; a donation of $1,000 will be given to health organizations chosen by the five recipients….


Posted on September 3, 2009
Deadline: October 28, 2009

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Human Services

Conrad N. Hilton Humanitarian Prize Accepting Nominations for 2010 Award
An award of $1.5 million will be given to a charitable organization anywhere in the world working to end human suffering….


Posted on August 29, 2009
Deadline: November 2, 2009

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International Affairs/Development

Mansfield Foundation and Japan Foundation Center for Global Partnership Announce Network for the Future Program
Grants will be awarded to American citizens or permanent residents who have a working knowledge of the Japanese language and are working to promote understanding and cooperation among the nations and peoples of Asia and the United States….


Posted on August 30, 2009
Deadline: October 1, 2009

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Medical Research

American Gastroenterological Association Foundation for Digestive Health and Nutrition Offers Research Scholar Awards
Three-year grants of $75,000 will be awarded to researchers working toward independent and productive research careers in gastroenterology, hepatology, or related areas….


Posted on September 1, 2009
Deadline: January 29, 2010

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Women

Call for Applications for the Schlumberger Foundation 2010 Faculty for the Future Fellowships
Grants of up to $50,000 will be awarded to women from developing and emerging countries who are pursuing advanced graduate study in the physical sciences, engineering, or related disciplines at universities abroad….


Posted on August 31, 2009
Deadline: November 30, 2009

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