How to Apply for Funding

The promise of Susan G. Komen® is to save lives and end breast cancer forever by empowering people, ensuring quality care for all and energizing science to find the cures. The Affiliate funds non-duplicative, community-based breast health education and breast cancer screening, diagnostic, and treatment projects for the medically underserved in the Mid-South. In addition to funding local outreach projects, Susan G. Komen® runs one of the most innovative, responsive grant programs in breast cancer today.

All requests for science research funding should be directed to the National Susan G. Komen® Grants Program. More information on research funding is available at www.komen.org/grants

The promise of Susan G. Komen® is to save lives and end breast cancer forever by empowering people, ensuring quality care for all and energizing science to find the cures. The Affiliate funds non-duplicative, community-based breast health education, navigation, support and breast cancer screening, diagnostic, and treatment projects for the medically underserved in the Mid-South. In addition to funding local outreach projects, Susan G. Komen® runs one of the most innovative, responsive grant programs in breast cancer today.

All requests for science research funding should be directed to the National Susan G. Komen® Grants Program. More information on research funding is available at www.komen.org/grants

Important Dates:

Application Due Date: December 6, 2018 at 4:00 pm Central.

Award Notification Period:  March 2019

Award Period: April 1, 2019 to March 21, 2020

Our community grant process is conducted via the online Grants eManagement System (GeMS) only.

Please log  in to GeMS to acces the RFA and applications.

If you are not a registered GeMS user please access GeMS and register below. If you are a new registrant please contact Lisa Mischke, Grant Director, at lmischke@komenmemphisms.org

 

Download the GeMS Applicant User Guide.
Click Here to access the Grants eManagement System (GeMS)

 

To be eligible to apply for a Komen Community-Based Grant, your organization must be:

  • A federally tax-exempt entity — nonprofit organization, government agency, educational institution or Indian tribe.
  • Located in the specified affiliate service area.
  • Provide breast health or breast cancer screening, treatment, education or outreach.

 

Applicant Support

Questions about Community Grants and the Grants e-Management System should be directed to:
Lisa Mischke
Grant Director
lmischke@komenmemphisms.org
901.757.8686