Request for Proposals

The CDC Foundation issues request for proposals (RFP) to sub-grant funds received for a specific project. These RFPs will seek:

  • providers of products or services required for a specific CDC Foundation program with CDC, or
  • eligible nonprofit or governmental organizations that wish to participate in a CDC Foundation program addressing a specific health issue.

The following requests are currently open:


Creating and Managing a Resource Hub of Vaccine-Related Information and Materials

The CDC Foundation will fund one organization to design, develop, test, launch and manage a Resource Hub website for sharing educational materials, best practices, lessons learned, and other resources to support collaborative efforts to reduce racial disparities in adult immunization.

Release Date: Friday, April 30, 2021

Response Due Date: Monday, May 17, 2021, 11:59 PM EDT

Contact: MMRFPQuestions@cdcfoundation.org (Accepting Questions through 10:00 AM EDT on May 7, 2021)

View the Resource Hub RFP

View Funding Restrictions

Download Recommended Budget Narrative Template

Submit Your Application Here


Supporting Social Media Activities to Combat Vaccine Misinformation

The CDC Foundation will fund 3-4 organizations to support efforts to increase influenza and COVID-19 vaccine confidence and uptake among adults in racial and/or ethnic populations experiencing disparities in the United States by assessing and combatting social media misinformation.

Release Date: Friday, April 23, 2021

Response Due Date: Monday, May 10, 2021, 11:59 p.m. EDT

Contact: RFPQuestions@cdcfoundation.org (Accepting Questions through 10:00 a.m. EDT on May 3, 2021)

View Social Media Vaccine Misinformation RFP

View Funding Restrictions

Download Recommended Budget Narrative Template

Social Media RFP – Applicant Review Call - Slides – May 3, 2021

May 3, 2021 Applicant Call Questions and Answers

Submit Your Application Here


Second Round: Supplemental Funding to Expedite Public Health Implementation of Newborn Bloodspot Screening to Detect Spinal Muscular Atrophy Response

The CDC Foundation is providing supplemental support to selected public health programs that are committed to implementing population-wide Newborn Bloodspot Screening for Spinal Muscular Atrophy.

Response Due Date: Applicants must submit a letter of intent to apply by May 15, 2021. Applicants are encouraged to apply by June 1, 2021. (Applications will be accepted on a rolling basis.)

Contact: Jennifer Pigoga, jpigoga@cdcfoundation.org

View Newborn Bloodspot Screening to Detect Spinal Muscular Atrophy RFP


 

Please note that the CDC Foundation is not a traditional grantmaking foundation. We are not an endowed foundation, and we do not accept or respond to unsolicited proposals.

For information on how to find and apply for grants from CDC and other federal agencies, please visit grants.gov. If you are looking for opportunities to do business with CDC, please visit fedbizopps.gov.