Announcing the 2022 Designed by Community RFP for Non-Profit Community Based Organizations

Who is eligible to apply?

  • Bridging the digital divide
  • Supporting community mental health
  • Amplifying community wellness and joy
  • Addressing the child care burden
  • Space activation / public safety
  • Youth engagement
  • Service connection (access to public services)
  • Workforce development

What can I expect?

  • Design Research and Outcome Development: Support the development of community-designed solutions for community defined needs as defined through design research.
  • Strengthen Community Partnership: Desire to strengthen their existing partnerships with Community Leaders in their network.
  • Enhance Designed by Methods for Community Led Project Initiatives: Desire to learn, reflect on, and support the development of a “designed by” process.
  • Support Professional Development / Capacity: Ability to use design enhanced tools to facilitate community centered vision making when developing new projects.
A visual representation of the stakeholders involved in the Designed by Community Fellowship Program and expected responsibilities

What is the RFP timeline?

  • January 20, 2022, 12–1pm
  • January 27, 2022, 6–7pm

Where to Apply



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