How to Apply for Funding

To download the 2017-2018 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 Friday, November 10, 2016 at 6:00 pm.  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
Monday, September 26, 2016

GeMS Workshop

Application Deadline: Friday, November 10, 2016 at 6:00 pm
Award Notification: March 2017
Project Period: April 1, 2016 thru March 31, 2018


Applicant Support

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

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