Nonprofit Community Request for Proposals

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Awesome Foundation Santa Fe

The Santa Fe Chapter of the Awesome Foundation is accepting applications for a $1,000 micro-grant that will be awarded to invest in a local project that aims to make Santa Fe a better place to live, work and play. Applications are due by August 4, 2017, with the grant to be awarded in September.

The chapter funds local projects in science, technology, art, education, entertainment, or social good. Projects should demonstrate a clear community benefit with immediate impact by helping others or creating a better environment for them.

At this time, the foundation is ONLY considering projects that can be fully funded with the $1,000 grant. Applications can be submitted online at the chapter's website:

More information: or email

Deadline: August 4, 2017

LANL-MSC Economic Development Industry Cluster Grants

The Los Alamos National Laboratory Major Subcontractors Consortium (LANL MSC), in partnership with New Mexico Community Foundation and Los Alamos National Security, is accepting proposals for the 2017 Economic Development Industry Cluster Grant cycle.

Created in 2006, LANL MSC is a collaboration of Los Alamos National Laboratory major subcontractors that strategically aligns and pools resources in support of economic development projects serving the Northern New Mexico counties of Rio Arriba, Los Alamos, Mora, San Miguel, Sandoval, Santa Fe, and Taos and the Pueblos located therein. Specifically, the LANL MSC grants support projects or initiatives that strengthen local product development and distribution, promote the use of locally produced goods in product development for sale outside the region, increase sales for local businesses, and/or support local job creation.

Eligible projects and initiatives include, but are not limited to: small business incubators, industry collaboratives and cooperatives, value-added production, small business technical assistance providers, manufacturing and production of local products, and/or micro-lenders who serve the above Northern New Mexico regions.

More information:  For more information and to access proposal guidelines, click here.

Deadline: Grant applications are due on or before Friday, August 4, 2017 by 5:00pm

Opportunity Santa Fe Birth to Career

Funding Opportunity for Collaborative Working Groups. Approximately $100,000 in total funding is being made available in 2017 to support existing or new Collaborative Working Groups working to plan and execute collective actions to improve outcomes within the birth to career continuum for children and youth in Santa Fe.

Grants ranging from $2,500 to $20,000 for each grantee can be used to support collaborative planning, research, data collection, resource coordination, communications, community engagement, capacity building and/or other short-term priority collective actions. 
For more information, contact or go to:

Deadline: For priority consideration, apply by June 13, 2017.

Poetry in Parks - National Parks Opportunity for Poets

A free/paid residency at Gettysburg National M. Park and your 3+ city, totally sponsored poetry reading tour!
This amazing opportunity is the first of its kind in the National Parks!

Poet in Residency + $1000 stipend + 3+ public engagements

Poets in Parks is a Partnership between the Poetry Foundation, Gettysburg Foundation and National Parks Art Foundation. 
For more information and to apply, click here.

Deadline: July 20, 2017


Santa Fe Baby Fund - 2017 Request for Proposals

The Santa Fe baby Fund seeks to promore the healthy development of babies and toddlers (ages 0-4) in Santa Fe and to raise awareness of the critical importance of investing in early childhood to benefit our residents and our community.

The Baby Fund is accepting applications in the following two priority areas:

Increase the number of children (0-4) meeting social, emotional, cognitive, language, and physical development milestones.

Keep young children (0-4) in Santa Fe safe by reducing child abuse and neglect.

For full information and application, please click here.

Deadline for applications: August 14, 2017

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Your Contact for Nonprofit Community RFPs

Annaliza Herrera
Administrative Services Associate

(505) 988-9715 x 7010

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