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.
  • 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.

The following requests are currently open:


Engaging the Arts to Build Vaccine Confidence

This Request for Proposals (RFP) seeks applications from arts and culture organizations interested in improving vaccine confidence and acceptance through their chosen art form(s) in communities with low COVID vaccination rates. The CDC Foundation will provide grants up to $75,000 each to an estimated 30 organizations that have a proven track record of successfully creating impactful, educational work.

Response Due Date: Thursday, October 14, 2021 by 12:00 p.m. ET (Noon)

Contact: ArtsRFP@cdcfoundation.org

View Engaging the Arts to Build Vaccine Confidence RFP

Attachment A: Excel Budget Template (download)

Attachment B: Budget Narrative Template (download)

Attachment C: CDC Budget Preparation Guidance

Proposal Submission Link

Applicant Webinar Recording (passcode is U%ePTBv0 to view the recording)

Applicant Webinar Presentation

Applicant Q&A


Saudi Arabia Field Epidemiology Training Program: Independent Consultant

The CDC Foundation is seeking a short-term consultant to serve as Field Epidemiology Training Program (FETP) Resident Advisor (RA). The consultant will be based in Saudi Arabia and support the CDC Foundation and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) on the implementation of Saudi Arabia’s FETP. The consultant will collaborate with staff from CDC, the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia’s Ministry of Health, the Saudi CDC, and local and international partners to implement the program and contribute to increasing the number of trained epidemiologists in Saudi Arabia. The consultant will be located in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, and will require significant travel within Saudi Arabia, with the possibility of some international travel as well.

Contact: cwebster@cdcfoundation.org

View the Consultant Announcement, Required Qualifications and Submission Instructions


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.