Funding Database

Welcome to GW Funding Opportunities. Search current RFPs by the categories listed to the left of this screen, including limited submission opportunities on campus. This database is updated regularly, so please bookmark it and check back. 

RFP listings within each category are arranged by deadline. RFPs with rolling deadlines appear at the bottom of the list.

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Please see additional information if you intend to apply for a limited submission opportunity or to a Centrally-managed foundation or corporation.

All RFP Listings

American Council of Learned Societies—2023 Religion, Journalism, & International Affairs Fellowship for Scholars

ACLS invites proposals for Collaborative Programming Grants offered by the Luce/ACLS Program in Religion, Journalism & International Affairs, made possible by the generous support of the Henry...

American Council of Learned Societies—2023 Digital Justice Development Grants

ACLS invites applications for ACLS Digital Justice Development Grants, which are made possible by The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation. This program supports digitally based...

Gula Tech Foundation—2023 Cybersecurity Grant Program

Ron and Cyndi Gula created the Gula Tech Foundation to amplify the impact of cybersecurity nonprofit organizations. The Gula Tech Foundation...

Breast Cancer Alliance—2023 Young Investigator Grants

To encourage a commitment to breast cancer research, the Breast Cancer Alliance (BCA) invites clinical doctors and research...

Agilent—2023 Early Career Professor Award

The purpose of this award is to promote and encourage excellent research enabling technologies important to Agilent and the world, establish strong...

Breast Cancer Alliance—2023 Exceptional Project Grants

To encourage a commitment to breast cancer research, the Breast Cancer Alliance (BCA) invites clinical doctors and research...

Graham Foundation for Advanced Studies in the Fine Arts—2023 Grants to Organizations

The Foundation’s priorities for grants to organizations include:

  • Assist with the production and presentation of significant programs...

Samuel H. Kress Foundation—2023 Conservation Grant Program

The Conservation program supports the professional practice of art conservation, especially as it relates to European art of the pre-modern era....

Simons Foundation—2023 New Neuroscience Collaborations

We now seek vision statements to identify new, emerging breakthrough areas of neuroscience that are poised for high-impact funding by the Simons Foundation.

Terra Foundation for American Art—2023 Exhibition Grant

Recognizing current and historical inequities in presentations and understandings of American art history, the Terra Foundation encourages...

College Art Association—2023 Millard Meiss Publication Fund

Applications for publication grants will be considered only for book-length scholarly manuscripts in the history of art, visual studies, and...

The Eppley Foundation for Research—2023 Scientific Research Grants

The Eppley Foundation for Research was incorporated in 1947 for the purpose of “increasing knowledge in pure or applied science…in chemistry,...

Amazon Web Services—2023 Global Program to Help Customers Develop Cloud Solutions to Advance Health Equity

Over the next three years, AWS is committing $40M to harness the power of the cloud to advance health equity globally. Amazon Web Services (AWS)...

Creative Capital—2023 Creative Capital Award

Creative Capital (CC) helps visionary artists in all disciplines build thriving careers, and every year CC reviews applications from artists ready...

Robert Lehman Foundation—2023 Visual Arts Grants

The Robert Lehman Foundation operates exclusively in the field of the visual arts. Grants are made to leaders in the field of the visual arts as...

Brady Education Foundation—2023 Education Program Evaluation

The Foundation is currently accepting Research Project (RP) proposals and Existing Program Evaluation (EPE) proposals that have the potential to...

Wenner-Gren Foundation—2023 Hunt Postdoctoral Fellows

Recent PhDs in anthropology and related fields frequently lack the time and resources to publish their work. But their research is often the...

Environmental Research & Education Foundation—2023 Waste Management Practices

EREF is an IRS 501(c)3 non-profit organization and is one of the largest sources of funding for solid waste research in North America. The EREF...

Wenner-Gren Foundation—2023 Post Ph.D. Research Grant

This grant program funds individual research projects undertaken by doctorates in anthropology or a closely related field. Our goal is to support...

United Engineering Foundation—2023 UEF Grants Program

The United Engineering Foundation advances the engineering arts and sciences for the welfare of humanity. It supports engineering and education by...

Russell Sage Foundation—2023 Immigration and Immigration Integration

The Russell Sage Foundation/Carnegie Corporation Initiative on Immigration and Immigrant Integration seeks to support innovative research on the...

Wenner-Gren Foundation—2023 Conference and Workshop Grants

This grant program supports meetings and events that promote the development of inclusive communities of anthropologists and advance significant...

Burroughs Wellcome Fund—Climate Change and Human Health Seed Grants

The Burroughs Wellcome Fund (BWF) aims to stimulate growth of new connections between scholars working in largely disconnected...

General Motors—2023 Grants Program

General Motors accepts and considers grant requests to support programs and initiatives aligned to the following strategic focus areas:

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Amgen—Independent Medical Education

As part of Amgen's mission to further the advancement of medicine and healthcare, Amgen supports Independent Medical Education...

Arnold Ventures—2023 Randomized Controlled Trials of Criminal Justice Programs and Practices

Arnold Ventures (AV) is a nonpartisan philanthropy whose core mission is to invest in evidence-based solutions that maximize opportunity and minimize injustice.

Arnold Ventures—2023 Randomized Controlled Trials to Evaluate Social Programs Whose Delivery Will be Funded by Government or Other Entities

Arnold Ventures’ (AV) Evidence-Based Policy team invites grant applications to conduct randomized controlled trials (RCTs) of social programs.

Arnold Ventures—2023 Rigorous Impact Evaluations of Student Success Programs and Practices in Higher Education

This Request for Proposals seeks grant applications to conduct rigorous impact evaluations of programs to promote college success in the United States.

Astrazeneca—AstraZeneca US Medical Education, Scientific Sponsorships & Fellowships

Types of Funding Astrazeneca Supports:

  • Medical Education Grants
    • The independent medical...

Bayer—Medical Educational Grants

Bayer US invites educational programming proposals in the following areas: Radiology, Hematology/ Hemophilia, General Medicine...

Biogen—Grants Management & Strategic Giving

Biogen’s global grants and giving strategy aims to catalyze scientific innovation, address unmet patient needs, and advance...

Boston Scientific—Investigator-Sponsored Research

Boston Scientific provides support for research that advances medical and scientific knowledge about our products and that...

Cisco Research and Open Innovation - Career/ Life Paths of Women in Engineering

Career/ Life Paths of Women in Engineering, Computer Science, and Data Science/ Applied Mathematics

We are at a point...

Clif Bar Family Foundation—Small Grants for Organizational Support

These grants are awarded for general organizational support as well as funding for specific projects.  

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Eli Lilly—healthcare professional education, patient advocacy and consumer education programs

Lilly provides grants and charitable contributions for healthcare professional education, patient advocacy and consumer...

Eli Lilly—Investigator-Initiated Research

In addition to sponsoring its own research and research collaborations, Lilly has programs for considering external requests...

Ethicon—Medical Education Grants

Ethicon provides education grants to support third-party medical education programs for U.S.-Based Health Care Professionals...

Genentech—Scientific Project Support

Scientific Project Support provides funding for general research, translational research, other research or development...

Gilead—Patient Community Support & Medical/Scientific Support

Gilead welcomes funding requests for innovative, high-impact projects that relate to at least one of five core therapeutic...

Janssen Pharmaceuticals, Inc.—Independent Educational Grant

We’re proud to provide grants to support educational activities for healthcare providers, allied healthcare providers and...

Janssen Scientific Affairs—Independent Educational Grant

Janssen is proud to provide grants to support educational activities for healthcare providers, allied healthcare providers and...

Johnson & Johnson Vision Care, Inc.—Educational Grants

Johnson & Johnson Vision is committed to supporting education and activities that further the advancement of the profession...

Lilly Grant Office—Healthcare professional education/Patient advocacy and Consumer education programs

As a commitment to improving patient care and providing valuable information to the medical and  broader healthcare community,...

Medtronic/Medtronic Foundation—Medtronic Grants and Donations

Medtronic recognizes that they cannot fulfill their Mission alone. In order to “alleviate pain, restore health, and extend...

Merck Investigator Studies Program (MISP): Fertility

The following areas are of interest to Investigator Studies Program Committee:  

  • Studies...

NVIDIA—Applied Research Accelerator Program

The NVIDIA Applied Research Accelerator Program supports research projects that have the potential to make a real-world impact...

Ostuka America Pharmaceutical, Inc.—Independent Medical Education Grants (IME) and Charitable Contributions (CC)

The Otsuka independent medical education (IME) and charitable contributions (CC) module is named SAKURA IME & CC, after the...

Sanofi—Sanofi US Educational Grants

Sanofi US is committed to funding high quality educational activities and materials in the therapeutic areas of interest to the...

Searle Freedom Trust—Grants

The Searle Freedom Trust is primarily interested in supporting domestic public policy research. Recognizing that good...