Open Funding Opportunities

Between 2024 and 2027, BID Needham is investing approximately $516,000 for its Community-based Health Initiative Request for Proposals (RFP) to implement evidence based and/or evidence-informed strategies in the priority area of Mental Health and Substance Use.

See the full RFP below for details. The deadline to apply is October 16, 2023 by 2:00 pm Eastern Time.

RFP Resources

RFP Timeline

  • August 14, 2023: RFP released online
  • September 6, 2023: Virtual information session from 1:00-2:00 pm Eastern Time (register here)
  • August 14 – September 15, 2023: Q&A period*
  • October 16, 2023: Deadline extended. Full Proposal due via BILH Community Benefits Database by 2:00 pm Eastern Time
  • December 15, 2023: Full proposal applicants notified of grant decisions
  • February 1, 2024: Three-year grant term begins, starting with 3-month planning period with BILH Evaluator
  • May 1, 2024: Grant implementation and data collection begins

*Applicants may email us if they have questions. No questions will be accepted after September 15, 2023.