Pay for Success Transaction Structuring Grant

Sorenson Impact and Social Finance, Inc. (the Eligible Partnership) are proud recipients of a grant from the Social Innovation Fund (SIF) of the Corporation for National and Community Service (CNCS) to structure and enable Pay for Success (PFS) projects within governments and nonprofit organizations.

The Sorenson Impact Center and Social Finance have re-opened their nationwide competition to develop Pay for Success (PFS) projects that expand high-impact social interventions and measurably improve the lives of those in need. Each selected Service Recipient will receive technical assistance and educational services from the Eligible Partnership valued at $75,000 - $400,000 based on the needs of the recipient and the project.


  • An eligible government or nonprofit organization within the U.S. and its territories. See RFA for additional details.

Important Dates

  • July 19, 2018: Webinar for potential applicants at 12:00 p.m. MT

  • July 20, 2018  at 8:30 p.m. MT: Public cutoff for questions regarding the RFA

  • July 25, 2018  at 8:30 p.m MT: Optional Letters of Intent to Apply are due

  • August 7, 2018 at 2:00 p.m. MT: Applications due

  • August 24, 2018: Select and notify awardees by way of email and phone call

How to Apply

  • Interested applicants can download the RFA and apply here.

  • Search for Pay for Success or 105399322

Additional Information         



The Social Innovation Fund (SIF) was a program of the Corporation for National and Community Service (CNCS), a federal agency that engages millions of Americans in service through AmeriCorps and Senior Corps, and leads the nation’s volunteering and service efforts. The SIF fosters public and private collaborations to identify and support sustainable solutions that make a significant impact in transforming communities. For more information, visit