How to Apply for Community Grants

Thank you for your interest in the Komen Inland Empire Community Grants Program. Komen Inland Empire offers Community Grants for innovative projects in the areas of breast health education, outreach, screening, treatment, patient navigation, with a goal to achieve equal access to care and excellent breast health care for all residents of the Inland Empire. A priority is given to grantees that focus on key areas within the Inland Empire that need our services the most according to our in-depth community needs assessment – the Susan G. Komen® Inland Empire 2015 Community Profile.

The 2017-2018 Community Grant Request for Applications (RFA) is currently available for review and preparation. Application period is from Monday, November 28th to January 6th, 11:59pm PST. No late submissions will be accepted.

Click here to view the 2017 – 2018 Komen IE Request for Applications (RFA)

Application Instructions

All applications must be submitted online through the Komen Grants e-Management System (GeMS):

Downloads available:

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, ability of proposed grant project to fulfill specified community priorities (as outlined in the RFA) and the funds available for distribution. Recommendations for grant funding are made on behalf of an independent grant review panel representing the Affiliate service region.

Important Dates

RFA Available: November
Application Deadline: January 11:59 PM Pacific time
Award Notification: March 
Project Period: April 1, 2018 – March 31, 2019

Grant Application & GeMS Workshops by Appointment Only.

Applicant Support

Questions about Community Grants and the Grants e-Management System should be directed to:
Susan G. Komen® Inland Empire
(951) 676-7465