Funding | Kauffman Foundation Knowledge Challenge RFP

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This announces the launch of the 2020 Kauffman Knowledge Challenge RFP -

It’s designed to support projects that can provide actionable knowledge around four focus areas:

  • What strategies can entrepreneurs use to start and grow a business?
  • How can entrepreneurs find, recruit, manage, and resource talent in an increasingly digital world?
  • What local conditions of ecosystems drive entrepreneurial outcomes?
  • How does entrepreneurship affect equality and mobility, and what policies shape the relationship?

The deadline to apply is 11:59 p.m. Feb. 5, 2020.

Kauffman will accept questions related to this RFP and the application process Jan. 14-21, 2020.

Responses to these questions will be posted to the RFP FAQ once the question period closes.

Please submit questions to