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Funder's Watch is a list or government RFP's and privat grantor's for educational programs.  Examine the list below to see if you can use any of the upcoming funding resources  government RFP opportunities, private grants and other philanthropic funfing opportunities for non profti organizations and small businesses offering educational services.  

Government procurement is a huge market for  small business, minority owned business and  woman owned business  alike. Urban Edu Coach posts new RFP 's each month as well as private philanthropic  foundations and grantors to help get new businesses started.  

We hope you can use some of these leads.   

Government Education RFP's 

Juvenile Education Services for Madison, IN  Juvenile 
Correctional Facility
Click here for the full RFP solicitation instructions
Proposal Due Date: June 19, 2013 
Pre-Proposal Conference: May 29,2013 - 11:00 PM, Madison
 Juvenile Correctional Facility.  This is an electronic version of 
a Request for Proposal (RFP). Any alteration to the text or any file associated 
with this RFP in any way that could be construed to change the
 intent of the original document is forbidden. Any changes made
 to the original document may result in your proposal being
 considered non-responsive  The original signed document is 
on file with the Indiana Department of Administration, Procurement Division.

State: NY
Posted on May 14, 2013      Deadline: June 30, 2013
United Methodist Women Invites Applications for Financial 
Literacy Initiatives
United Methodist Women is accepting applications from nonprofit organizations working to promote financial literacy in the United 
States and around the world.Through the Living Stewardship: 
Creating Financial Literacy initiative, grants of up to $25,000 
will be awarded to nonprofit organizations working to empower and 
educate their constituents through the knowledge and development 
of financial literacy skills. Priority will be given to projects that 
build the capacity of individuals to change their own situations and 
prioritize the involvement of women in project initiation, implementation, and evaluation. 
Funds can be requested to start a new project or to strengthen an 
ongoing program.To be eligible, organizations must be tax exempt 
Section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code.See the United 
Methodist Women Web site for eligibility and application 
Contact:    Click here for Link to RFP provider 
 Primary Subject: Human Services 
Geographic Funding Area: National

Philanthropy News Digest publishes RFPs and notices of awards as 
a free service for grant-making organizations and nonprofits. To 
have your RFP considered for publication, please email pndrfp@foundationcenter.orgwith a Word document, text-only 
file, or link to a Web site explaining the program scope, grantee qualifications, application instructions, and deadlines. We require 
notice of funding opportunities five weeks in advance of their
Arts and CultureArtist Trust Invites Applications From 
Washington Artists for 2013 Arts Innovator Award 
Two grants of $25,000 each will be awarded to Washington State 
artists who are demonstrating innovation in their art practice....
Posted on May 11, 2013 
Deadline: June 10, 2013
Children and YouthHASTAC Invites Applications for 
Project: Connect-Youth Summer Programs Competition 
Grants of up to $10,000 each will be awarded to support hands-on summer learning opportunities for youth focused on making the 
Web more civil, safe, and empowering for all....
Posted on May 12, 2013 
Deadline: June 10, 2013
EnvironmentASPB Education Foundation Invites Applications 
Grants of up to $50,000 will be awarded for projects designed to 
enrich and promote youth, student, and general public 
understanding of the importance of plants.... 
Posted on May 16, 2013 
Deadline: June 6, 2013
Human ServicesUnited Methodist Women Invites Applications for Financial Literacy Initiatives 
Grants of up to $25,000 will be awarded to nonprofits working to empower and educate their constituents through the knowledge and development of financial literacy skills....
Posted on May 14, 2013 
Deadline: June 3, 2013
Medical ResearchInstitute of Translational Health Sciences 
Invites Applications for Pilot Research Projects 
Grants of between $10,000 and $20,000 will be awarded for 
one-year pilot projects that address any aspect of translational 
health science....
Posted on May 15, 2013 
Deadline: July 25, 2013 (Pre-application)Michael J. Fox 
Therapeutic Development Studies 
Grants of up to $125,000 will support preclinical research of 
the biological mechanisms of Parkin function and/or therapeutic 
agents with the potential to modulate Parkin function in a
 mannerthat alters the course of Parkinson's disease progression.
Posted on May 13, 2013 
Deadline: June 19, 2013 (Pre-applications)Children's Heart 
Grants of up to $100,000 will be awarded for clinical research 
projects related to diagnosing, treating, and preventing 
congenital heart defects.... 
Posted on May 10, 2013 
Deadline: June 7, 2013Lowe Syndrome Association Seeks 
Applications for Clinical Research Projects 
One-year grants of up to $25,000 will be awarded for projects 
aimed at promoting a better understanding of and treatment for 
Lowe syndrome/OCRL/Oculocerebrorenal Syndrome..
Posted on May 10, 2013 
Deadline: June 15, 2013Hematology/Oncology Pharmacy 
Research Award 
Grants totaling $50,000 will be awarded to facilitate the efforts 
of hematology/oncology pharmacists working to optimize the 
care of individuals affected by cancer..
Posted on May 10, 2013 
Deadline: June 14, 2013 (Letters of Intent)
Philanthropy and Voluntarism2013 Virginia G. Piper Trust
 Invites Nominations for 2013 Piper Trust Encore Prize 
The trust will award the $50,000 prize to an individual, age 
50 or older, who is an encore role model and has performed 
significant, innovative work in Maricopa County that 
combines personal meaning with social impact....
Posted on May 10, 2013 
Deadline: June 14, 2013Elsevier Foundation Seeks 
Applications for 2013 Innovative Libraries and New Scholars Programs 
Grants of between $5,000 and $50,000 will be awarded to 
institutions around the world working to support libraries and 
early-to mid-career women scientists in the developing world..
Posted on May 10, 2013 
Deadline: June 24, 2013 (First-Round Applications)
WomenRibbons of Hope—Invest in Women Seeks Applications 
From Nonprofit Organizations That Benefit Women and Girls 
One grant of $100,000 will be awarded to an organization that 
works to promote the well-being and future prospects of women 
and girls..
Posted on May 15, 2013 
Deadline: August 1, 2013

RFP 4/26/2013 2:03:21 PM Central 5/30/2013 2:00:00 PM 
Central Issued 
This is a CATALOG/DISCOUNT BID. WSISD urges all Vendors 
that provide CURRICULUM MATERIALS to respond to this Bid/Proposal, even if you are a Sole Source provider of the product/service.                                    
Contact:  Connie Self Purchasing Coordinator White Settlement 
ISD 401 S. Cherry Lane Fort Worth, TX 76108 USA Business 
 Admin (817) 367-5305 (817) 367-1304 cself@wsisd.net

Improving Adult English Language Instruction
Posted Date:May 14, 2013
Department of Education Solicitation 
Contracting Office Address:
550 12th Street, SW, 7th Floor
Washington, District of Columbia 20202 
Primary Point of Contact.:Jonathan Bettis,Contract Specialist
Phone: 202-245-6971
Fax: 202-245-6278
Secondary Point of Contact: Stephen H. Scheffer,Contracting 
Phone: 202-245-6285
Fax: 202-245-6296

State: DC (Federal)
Presentation_-_05-06-13.pdf (903.03 Kb)Description: College 
and Career Readiness Standards - PowerPoint Presentation 5/6/13Webinar_Participant_List_-_05-06-13.pdf (164.26 Kb)Description: College and Career Readiness Standards 
Webinar Participant List - 5/6/13Contracting Office Address:
550 12th Street, SW, 7th Floor
Washington, District of Columbia 20202 
Primary Point of Contact.:Heather Watroba,Contract Specialistheather.watroba@ed.govPhone: 202-245-8292
Fax: 202-245-6296Secondary Point of Contact:Stephen Scheffer,Contracting OfficerStephen.Scheffer@ed.gov
Phone: 202-245-6285Fax: 202-245-6298

State: MS
The Mississippi Department of Education (MDE) is soliciting competitive written proposals from qualified vendors for the 
purpose of a K-3 Literacy Professional Development Training 
System. The Request for Proposals may be accessed by potential 
offerors at www.mde.k12.ms.us under the Public Notice section. Questions must be submitted by May 17, 2013, and directed to: 
Email: rlemonis@mde.k12.ms.us The deadline for submitting 
written questions by email is May 17, 2013. Copies of all questions submitted and the responses will be posted to MDE's website at www.mde.k12.ms.us under the Public Notices section and will be available to the general public. Proposals should be submitted at t
he following address based upon the delivery method used: Hand delivered to: Lorraine Wince Office of Procurement Mississippi Department of Education Central High School, Suite 307 359 
North West Street Jackson, MS Mailed to: Lorraine Wince Office 
of Procurement Mississippi Department of Education P O Box 771 Jackson MS 39205-0771 Shipped to: (FedEx, UPS, etc) Lorraine 
Wince Office of Procurement Mississippi Department of Education 
359 North West Street Jackson, MS 39201 The deadline for receipt 
of proposals is on or before 3:30 p.m., Central Time (CT) on 
Friday, May 31, 2013. May 7 and 14, 2013   

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