Grant Request for Application

Returning applicants may request funding up to $150,000 (combined direct and indirect costs) for one year. First-time Applicants are limited to $75,000 (“First-time Applicants” is defined as applicants that have never received Komen Atlanta funding or have not received Komen Atlanta funding during the past 2 grant cycles (2015/2016 or 2016/2017)).

There is a $50,000 funding limit for proposals in the following categories: Education, Treatment Support, and Survivorship. **Education grants will not exceed 20% of the total grant budget for FY 2017-18**

There is a $75,000 funding limit for proposals in the Patient Navigation category

For grants addressing Screening and/or Diagnostics, at least 80% of costs must be allocated to direct care.

RFA and Supporting Documents

The Letter of Intent deadline is September 18, 2016 by 5pm EST. Only those organizations who submit an RFA will be invited to apply.

The application deadline is November 6, 2016 by 5pm
**In order to ensure there is appropriate time for applicants to complete the application process in the Komen GeMS system, applications MUST be initiated by November 4, 2016 by 5 pm

All applications must be completed and submitted through the Komen Grants e-Management System (GeMS). GeMS can be accessed at https://affiliategrants.komen.org.

Important Dates:

For Applicants:

Letter of Intent Available……………………………August 18, 2016

Letter of Intent Deadline……………………………September 18, 2016

Grant Writing Workshop/Briefing (online)……………………………October 3, 2016
**EVERY applicant is required to view the workshop/briefing

Application Available in GeMS…………………………………………by October 3, 2016

Application Deadline…………………………………………………….November 6, 2016 by 5 pm
**In order to ensure there is appropriate time for applicants to complete the application process in the Komen GeMS system, applications MUST be initiated by November 3, 2016 by 5 pm

Award Notification……………………………………………………….by April 14, 2017

Award Period…………………………………………………………….May 1, 2017-March 31, 2018

For Awarded Grants:

Progress Report Due – First-time Applicant Grantees Only………July 1, 2017

Progress Report Due – All Grantees…………………………………October 1, 2017

Final Reports Due – All Grantees……………………………………..May 15, 2018