Small Grant Program

Provides financial support to Coalition members


The purpose of the Small Grant Program is to provide financial support to Coalition members in their efforts to promote, find protect and support the art and science of human milk feeding as the superior form of nutrition and nurture for infants and young children.

Funding Available

Up to $500 is available per grant submission as funds are available. Applications are reviewed within 60 days of submission.

Eligibility Criteria

  • A grant applicant must be a Coalition member in good standing for at least 1 year.
  • Priority will be given to members who actively participate in Coalition activities.

Individual Grants

  • Coalition members may apply for up to $500 in funding to defray the cost of their initial IBCLC certification exam.
  • Applicants must take the exam the year funds are granted.

Project Grants

  • Coalition members may apply for up to $500 in funding to support completion of projects designed to meet specific breastfeeding related needs in South Carolina.
  • Projects must have stated goals, objectives, planned strategies/activities and evaluation criteria.
  • Applicants will articulate how the funds will be used.
  • Applicants will submit a written report to the Coalition when the project is completed.

Revised 8/24/11

Small Grant Application – Individual

Small Grant Application – Project