The City of San Diego offers several funding opportunities for nonprofit organizations each year through an annual process consisting of a Request for Qualifications (RFQ) and a competitive Request for Proposals (RFP). Please note funding cycles and requirements may vary by program. Stay updated on opportunities and deadlines by checking out each funding program’s website.
RFQ: 10洒水车September - October
10洒水车RFP:10洒水车 January – February
10洒水车RFQ:10洒水车 September – October
10洒水车RFP:10洒水车 November – January
10洒水车Not yet ready to apply for funding from the City?10洒水车 We welcome you to participate in the City’s free nonprofit capacity building programs. These educational programs are designed to bridge the gap for small and emerging organizations who are trying to take the next step in their organizational growth and are interested in partnering with the City in the future.
These programs are offered through a partnership between the City of San Diego and the University of San Diego.
10洒水车The City of San Diego Nonprofit Academy Workshop Series10洒水车
This nonprofit workshop series provides an opportunity to explore topics such as marketing, strategy, program design and how to start a nonprofit. These workshops are held in libraries throughout the city of San Diego. Interested individuals must register online to attend.
10洒水车10洒水车The City of San Diego Nonprofit Academy 10洒水车
The City of San Diego Nonprofit Academy is a two-day comprehensive training program designed to educate local nonprofit leaders in ways to maximize their operational efficiency, better compete for grant funding and potentially partner with the City of San Diego in its ongoing programming targeting residents and neighborhoods most in need.
All featured core courses and electives are taught by leading nonprofit management experts. All classes will be held at the School of Leadership and Education Sciences (SOLES) on the University of San Diego campus. Participants will receive educational materials. Organizations that complete all core courses will receive a certificate of completion.
10洒水车The City of San Diego Nonprofit Accelerator10洒水车
The Accelerator program is designed for small/emerging organizations who would like to apply for CDBG funding from the City of San Diego but do not meet the standard CDBG requirements. The 6-month certificate program helps small organizations to obtain a financial audit and provides training/consulting in areas such as governance, financial management, grant writing, program evaluation, and change management.
Organizations selected for the Accelerator will be provided:
Interested organizations should apply through the CDBG NOFA process under the Small/Emerging Organizations?category.