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Small Grants Program


The Sacramento Valley Affiliate of Susan G. Komen for the Cure is currently offering grants up to $5,000 to support breast health education projects, conferences and travel scholarships. Small Grant Applications are accepted four times a year. The deadlines are listed below and will be announced on Komen Sacramento's website. Award notifications are generally made within three weeks after the deadline.

  1. January 1
  2. April 1
  3. July 1
  4. October 1

Small Grant Eligibility

To be eligible for a small grant, we request that you conform to the following criteria to be considered for funding:

  • Applicants must ensure that all past and current Komen-funded grants or awards are up-to-date and in compliance with Komen requirements.
  • Project must be specific to breast health and/or breast cancer.
  • The applicant must be a non-profit organization with federal tax exemption. Individuals may not receive grants.
  • Small Grant applicants are restricted to two per year, per program and one per year per current grantee from April 1 through March 31 (Komen Sacramento's grant year).
  • If you are a current Small Grant recipient, you may not apply for another Small Grant until you have submitted your final report for your current Small Grant-funded project.
  • Institutions must provide services within our 19 County Service Area.

Small Grant Submission

To apply for a Small Grant, complete the small grant application. Submit an electronic version in Word format to and one orginal copy of the grant application. The Small Grant should by signed by a person (Approving Institutional Personnel) who has the authority to contractually obligate the organization.   

Download Small Grant Application


Completed application should be addressed and mailed to:

Sacramento Valley Affiliate of Susan G. Komen

Attention: Melen Vue

9310 Tech Center Drive, Suite 250

Sacramento, CA 95826