Increase your capacity with our small grants program.

Susan G. Komen Great Plains awards small grants (up to $5,000) two times per year that are intended to support breast health education, pilot programs, conference, and travel grants to tax-exempt organizations.

Small grant awards were announced in June 2017.  At this time, all small grant funds have been expended.  Small grant applications will be accepted June 1, 2018. 

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  • Proposals will be considered by the Board of Directors twice a year upon a recommendation from the Grants Committee at Komen Great Plains.
  • Proposals must be submitted to the Affiliate by the following dates:  June 1 and November 15 (funds permitting)
  • Applicants will be notified within 30-45 days of their request for funding, unless otherwise noted. Grants are available for projects lasting up to one (1) year.

Please contact Elizabeth Charbonneau ( before initiating the application process.

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

Documents and Resources
GeMS Applicant User Guide

2017-2018 Small Grant RFA