Requests for Proposals

The CDC Foundation issues requests 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.
  • a consultant/independent contractor (i.e. a sole proprietor, company, nonprofit, etc.) whose services are retained for a specified activity/project during a set time frame. The consultant/independent contractor works independently and is paid according to the terms of their written agreement with the Foundation. The consultant/independent contractor is not an employee of the CDC Foundation.

Federal Grants Management Training Series:

Interested in learning more about federal grants management? This training series is a self-paced course for those interesting in applying for federal funds or those who need a refresher course. In the course, you will learn: 1) federal grant basics; 2) notice of awards, award budget and subrecipients; and 3) federal grant management. You will also receive a certificate of completion.

This training is a collaboration of CDC’s Center for State, Tribal, Local, and Territorial Support, the Office of Grant Services, Public Health Foundation and the CDC Foundation.

You can find the training at the CDC TRAIN platform.


Technical/Health Informatics and Development Contractor

The CDC Foundation is seeking a Technical/Health Informatics and Development contractor to provide technical expertise, guidance and project management on health informatics and technical information in alignment and support of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s (CDC) Public Health Data Strategy. Specifically, program management support to the Helios FHIR Accelerator for Public Health. The contractor will facilitate and convene diverse partners and other technical experts to inform, develop and define technical specifications, standards, priority public health use cases and approaches to interoperability to streamline real-world adoption.

Submit Proposals and Questions

Due Date: November 29, 2023, 5:00 p.m. ET


Qatar Field Epidemiology Training Program Resident Advisor

The CDC Foundation seeks a technical consultant to provide services as the Qatar Field Epidemiology Training Program (FETP) Resident Advisor (RA). The consultancy is based in Doha, Qatar and supports CDCF and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) to implement the Qatar FETP.

View 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.

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