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 2018 for the fiscal year April 1, 2019 to March 31, 2020. 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

To view the 2019-2020 Request for Application (RFA) and the GeMS Applicant Guide please click below:

2019-2020 Request for Application RFA

Link to Komen Colorado South grant application website.

GeMS Applicant Guide

There is no Grant Writing Workshop this year.

Applications for the 2018-2019 grant cycle are due by 1:00 PM CST (noon our time) December 5, 2018.

For more Grants Information, please contact Mary Jo Rosazza at