How to Apply for Community 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. For the fiscal year ending March 31, 2018, Komen Colorado South is investing $167,454 in 4 local community programs. The Affiliate funds non-duplicative, community-based breast health education and breast cancer screening, diagnostic, and treatment projects for the medically underserved in our service area.

Applications will be accepted for breast health or breast cancer screening, treatment, education, or support project starting October 2017 for the fiscal year April 1, 2018 to March 31, 2019. Projects that specifically address the objectives outlined in the “Funding Priorities” in the application will be given priority.

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 Colorado South Affiliate service area

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

To view the 2017-2018 Request for Application (RFA) and the GeMS Applicant Guide please click below:

2017-2018 Request for Application RFA

Link to Komen Colorado South grant application website.

GeMS Applicant Guide

Grant workshop orientation, Oct. 2017
Penrose Pavilion, 9:00 AM until noon
2312 N Nevada, Colorado Springs
Workshop Presentation will be available for download

Applications for the 2017-2018 grant cycle are due by 5:00 PM December 6, 2017.

For more Grants Information, please contact Mary Jo Rosazza at info@KomenColoradoSouth.org