Request for Proposal - SEED Grant

February 22, 2021

The Chicago Department of Public Health is seeks to subcontract with a Seed Grant coordinating organization (CO). The CO will manage awards of Healthy Chicago Seed Grants (“Seed Grants”) and provide technical assistance to enhance the internal capacity of nonprofit agencies (the “Seed Grantees”).  An award amount of up to $285,000 per year will be available through this RFP for the period estimated to begin April 1, 2021 through December 31, 2021. 

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RFP Released:  Monday, February 22, 2021

Pre-Solicitation Conference Date and Time (click here for log in instructions):  

Thursday, February 25, 2021

11:00 am CST

Deadline for Questions:  Monday, March 1, 2021 at 12:00 PM

Bid/Proposal Submittal Date and Time:  Monday, March 22, 2021 at 12:00 PM


If you should have any questions, please call Genese Turner at 312.747.1973 or email


Proposals are due March 22, 2021 by 12:00PM CST

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