How to Apply for Small Grants

2017 – 2018 Small Grant Request for Application

Komen Chicago is currently offering Small Grants up to $10,000 to support the 2015 Komen Chicago Mission Action Plan.  Funding will assist organizations in increasing the capacity and efficiency of their breast health programs, ultimately improving the quality of life for breast cancer patients and survivors in the Chicagoland area.  This need may include:

  • Educational/outreach projects
  • Pilot programs
  • Technical assistance
  • Capacity-building projects
    • Please see specific project descriptions in the 2017-2018 Small Grant RFA.

*Innovative approaches to achieving the Community Profile Mission Action Plan objectives are encouraged.

*The grant application will be live in GeMS until October 10, 2017. Applications must be submitted via the GeMS system by October 17, 2017 at 5:00 PM CST.

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

Taylor Becker – Mission Coordinator
Ph: (773) 444-0061 ext. 1002

For applications seeking funds greater than $10,000 or seeking to provide direct patient services (i.e., screening, diagnostic and/or treatment services), please refer to our Community Grants RFA.

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