How to Apply for Community Grants

2018 – 2019 Request for Application

Applications will be accepted for breast health or breast cancer navigation, screening, treatment, or support projects for the medically underserved in the Chicagoland Area starting in October 2017 until November 27, 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.

Three RFA workshops will be held by the Affiliate- dates TBD.

We will accept applications from non attendees, however, limited technical assistance will be provided. Click here for FY2018’s PowerPoint Presentation.

Applications must be submitted via the GeMS system by November 27th, 2017 at 5:00 PM CST.

To view the 2017-2018 Request for Application (RFA) and the Review Rating Sheet which lists the criteria the independent review panel will use to evaluate the applications please click below:

*The grant application will be live in GeMS in October 2017, exact date TBD

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

Taylor Becker – Mission Coordinator
Ph: (773) 444-0061 ext. 101

All requests for scientific research funding should be directed to the national Susan G. Komen Grants Program. More information on research funding is available at