How to Apply for Funding

To apply for a Community-Based Grant, at least one representative from each organization must attend a MANDATORY Komen Grants Training session.  Applications from organizations that do not attend this training will NOT be accepted.

Mandatory Regional Grant Writing Workshops:


Chattanooga Region:

November 10, 2016 from 1pm to 3pm 

Komen Chattanooga Office, 6025 Lee Highway Suite, 203, Chattanooga, TN 37421



Greater Nashville Region:

November 1, 2016 from 9:30am to 11:30am  or

November 9, 2016 from 2:30pm to 4:30pm  

Komen Central Tennessee Main Office, 4009 Hillsboro Pike, Suite 209, Nashville, TN

RSVP to      


Upper Cumberland Region:

November 3, 2016 from 11am to 1pm

BB&T Legge Insurance, 1420 Neal Street, Suite 101, Cookeville, TN




Community-Based applications are due to the Komen Central Tennessee Affiliate via the Grants eManagement System (GeMS). The deadline for submission is December 16, 2016 at noon.

*See Request for Application (RFA) for instructions for online application submittal.

2017-2018 Komen Central Tennessee Request for Applications

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.

Applicant Support

Questions about Community Grants or the Grants e-Management System should be directed to:

Daveisha Moore- 615-383-0017