Applications are now available for 2017-2018 Community Grants

Susan G. Komen® Nebraska is pleased to announce the release of the Applications for its 2017-2018 community grants.

Community grant funds are available to support local non-profit organizations that provide breast health and/or breast cancer education, screening, treatment, and survivor support services.  Projects that specifically address breast health needs in Saunders, Douglas, and Custer, Dawson, and Lincoln counties will be given high consideration; however, all breast health projects that meet the outlined criteria are welcome.

Click here to view the Request for Applications for 2017-2018 Community Grants

Applicants may request funding from $5,001 up to $100,000 for one year for projects running from April 2017 to March 2018.  Applicants seeking less than $5,000 should refer to the Komen Nebraska Small Grants Program here.

Applications for 2017-2018 Community Grants are due December 2, 2016 by 5:00 pm CST.  Komen Nebraska strongly encourages applicants to attend one of two grant writing workshops:

  • Tuesday, October 18, 2016 12:00-1:00pm CST
  • Tuesday, November 1, 2016 5:30-6:30 pm CST

These workshops will be held at the Komen Nebraska office, located at 8707 W Center Road, Suite 101, Omaha, and via webinar.  Please RSVP for one of these two workshops here. All grant proposals must be submitted online through the Grants e-Management System (GeMS):

For more information, please contact Mikayla Findlay, Grants & Community Outreach Coordinator, at (402) 502-2979 ext. 205 or