Community Grant Program Accepting Applications

The Komen Maryland Community Grant program is now open and accepting applications from non-profit organizations for programs including Patient Navigation and Reducing Barriers to Care. Please read the complete FY19 Request for Applications (RFA)  Please see the FY 2019 Grant Cycle Timeline below for more information.


FY2019 Grant Cycle Timeline


RFA Released October 1, 2018


Applications Deadline: November 15, 2018 4:00pm EST


Announcement of Grants Awarded March, 2019


Award Period April 1, 2019 – March 31, 2020


Applications must be submitted using our Grants eManagement System (GeMs) at

Applicants should register under the Maryland Affiliate. Applications from Prince George’s and Montgomery Counties are not eligible for funding through this RFA. Please contact Komen National HQ for additional information. Before registering and using GeMS, please download the Applicant User Guide.

Applications must be received on or before the posted deadline. No late submissions will be accepted.


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, and the funds available for distribution.


For additional information about Community Grant applications, please contact Lori Yates, Grants Manager at