Ethnic & Racial Groups

Below is a select list of funding opportunities selected by our staff.  Contact us for more information or help in applying for or managing funding.

All RFPs in Ethnic and Racial Groups

Rita and Alex Hillman Foundation—Hillman Serious Illness and End of Life Emergent Innovation Program

April 29, 2019

This program provides $50,000, one-year grants to accelerate the development of bold, nursing-driven interventions targeting the unmet serious illness and end of life needs of vulnerable populations, including economically disadvantaged, racial and ethnic minorities, LGBTQ, people experiencing homelessness, rural populations, and others.

J.M. Kaplan Fund—J.M.K. Innovation Prize

April 30, 2019

Through the prize program, grants of up to $175,000 over three years will be awarded to ten early-stage innovators helming creative projects that stand to benefit numerous individuals, communities,

William T. Grant Foundation—Research Grants on Reducing Inequality

May 01, 2019

In our focus area of reducing inequality, we support research to build, test, and increase understanding of approaches to reducing inequality in youth outcomes, especially on the basis of race, eth

William T. Grant Foundation—Research Grants on Improving the Use of Research Evidence

May 01, 2019

In our focus area of improving the use of research evidence, we support research to identify, build, and test strategies to ensure that research evidence is used in ways that benefit youth.

Kresge Foundation—Advancing Health Equity Through Housing

May 07, 2019

The purpose of this grant is to support community-generated, multi-sector solutions that improve health outcomes by addressing housing stability, affordability, and quality through policy and practice changes.

Russell Sage Foundation - The Affordable Care Act

May 23, 2019

This Russell Sage Foundation initiative will support innovative social science research on the social, economic and political effects of the Affordable Care Act.

Russell Sage Foundation - Social Inequality

May 23, 2019

The Russell Sage Foundation's program on Social Inequality supports innovative research on whether rising economic inequality has affected social, political, and economic institutions, and the

Russell Sage Foundation—Race, Ethnicity, and Immigration

May 23, 2019

This program seeks investigator-initiated research proposals on the social, economic, and political effects of the changing racial and ethnic composition of the U.S.

Russell Sage Foundation - Immigration and Immigrant Integration

May 23, 2019

RSF and the Carnegie Corporation of New York invite proposals for new research that will strengthen the theory, methods and empirical knowledge about the effects of race, citizenship, legal status, and the interplay of politics and policy on immigrant outcomes.

Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute—Broad PCORI Funding Announcements: Addressing Disparities, Assessment of Options, Communication and Dissemination Research, Improving Healthcare Systems (Cycle 2)

May 29, 2019

The Broad PCORI Funding Announcements (PFAs) seek investigator-initiated applications for patient-centered comparative clinical effectiveness research (CER) projects aligned with our priority areas

Brady Education Foundation - Education Program Evaluation

August 01, 2019

Funding to evaluate the effectiveness of programs designed to promote positive cognitive and/or achievement outcomes for children (birth through 18 years) from underserved groups and/or low-re

American Association of University Women - American Fellowships Postdoctoral Research Leave Fellowships

November 01, 2019

The program provides fellowships for women pursuing full-time study to complete dissertations, conducting postdoctoral research full time, or preparing research for publication for eight consecutiv