How to Apply for Funding

To download the 2015-2016 Request for Application (RFA) and other relevant documents, please click below:

Submission Requirements

All applications must be submitted online through the Komen Grants e-Management System (GeMS): Training on use of the GeMS system will occur at the grant workshop referenced below.

Applications must be received on or before November 5th, 2015 at 1700 hrs.  No late submissions will be accepted.

The grant application process is competitive. Whether or not an organization has received a grant in the past, funding in subsequent years is never guaranteed and depends upon the quality of this application, the quality of the applicant pool, and the funds available for distribution.

Important Dates

RFA Released
September 30, 2015

GeMS Workshop
Date                Time                 Location

Application Deadline: November 5, 2015 at 1700 hrs.
Award Notification: TBA
Project Period: April 1, 2016 thru March 31, 2017


Applicant Support

For more information regarding the grant process or application, please contact:

Vicki Cowling • Director of Mission Services • 479-750-7465 •