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CIty of Topeka 2022 Social Service Grants
(managed by UWGT)
RFP release April 26, 2021
Proposals due May 28, 2021

City of Topeka Social Services Grants RFP for 2022

COVID-19 Adaptations to the UWGT Impact Grant Process
(tentatively in effect for the next two fiscal years)
Impact grants in education, financial stability and health will be available using a modified application process only to partners who had a current impact grant in 2020. Read more.

UWGT COVID-19 Relief Fund
The COVID-19 microgrant program is substantially complete. If you have a potential need, please contact Brett Martin.

RFP ClipartFor more information on our regular impact and basic needs grant process, or on the CIty of Topeka Social Service Grant process, please contact Juliet McDiffett.


United Way of Greater Topeka uses the e-C Impact online portal for grant applications and grant management. To get started, visit our gateway page.

United Way of Greater Topeka issues Requests For Proposals (RFPs) to identify and select partners that are best able to help achieve our Community Impact Goals. All RFPs are open to the public and anyone may enter a proposal that meets the stated criteria.

PREVIOUS RFPs (for reference only)

2021-23 UWGT Basic Needs Assistance Grants
RFP released 2.8.2021
Download a PDF copy of the Request for Proposal (RFP)
Watch a recording of the RFP information meeting from 2/8

City of Topeka Social Service Grants for 2021
Request for Proposal

2020 Request for Proposals: Shawnee and Jefferson Counties,
Basic Needs

2019 Basic Needs RFP

2018 Impact RFPs

Early Education (4 RFPs)
2018 Early Education RFP 1: Preschool & Childcare
2018 Early Education RFP 2: Parent Education
2018 Early Education RFP 3: Kindergarten Preparation
2018 Early Education RFP 4: Professional Development

On-Grade Achievement (1 RFP)
2018 On-Grade Achievement RFP 1: Specialized Tutoring

Financial Stability
2018 Financial Stability RFP 1: Adult Employment
2018 Financial Stability RFP 2: Youth Financial Literacy