Funding Opportunities

The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation funds a wide array of research and initiatives to help address some of America’s most pressing health challenges.

In addition to opportunities presented through targeted grant programs and funding partnerships, we continually accept brief proposals for funding of new and creative approaches to building a Culture of Health.

Our current funding opportunities are listed below. If you have questions, view our Grant FAQs, or contact our Office of Proposal Management via email or at (877) 843-RWJF (7953), Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Eastern time.

OTher engagement opportunities

  • Tincture, an editorial collective of inspired thought-leaders and do-leaders from around the world, is challenging pioneering thinkers to share articles outlining their ideas for how technology could help shape our lives in ways that make it easy to be healthy. The challenge is inspired by the recent Building Health into the OS series authored by Steve Downs, chief technology and strategy officer at RWJF. Submit your article by November 27, 2017.
  • With support from RWJF, NASA announced the new Earth and Space Air Prize to find new aerosol sensor technology that is easy to maintain, small, affordable, and potentially useful in both space environments like the International Space Station as well as Earth communities. Are you a cutting-edge innovator with an interest in air sensor technology? Apply now—by December 13, 2017.