Grant Request Funding

University of Kansas
Medical Center Auxiliary, Inc.
3901 Rainbow Boulevard
Mail Stop 4041
Kansas City, KS 66160

June 23, 2015

The call for proposals will start on July 15, 2015
The KUMC Auxiliary is seeking your requests for funding of appropriate projects during the 2015-2016 fiscal year. The submission deadline is Oct.  1, 2015, or when 50 requests have been submitted if before Oct. 1, 2015. Projects should be started in late 2015 and completed by March 2016.

  • Criteria for the project/grant requests from all schools, departments and/or divisions:
  • They should benefit the organization's patients, employees, students or staff.
  • They should support the mission of the Hospital or University.
  • They should be ineligible for funding from any other existing source.
  • Grant descriptions should be submitted on the KUMC Auxiliary Grant Funding Request electronic form starting July 15, 2015. See the Auxiliary website ( for information and forms. Be specific but brief as to items requested, costs (include shipping and handling), suggested vendors and photos.
  • Total cost of project should be no more than $3,000.
  • They should be started in 2015 and completed by April 15,2016.

Please note: to encourage brevity, a letter of approval from your supervisor/director is no longer required but please list his/her name, title and e-mail address.
Supporting documents should be sent to Rita Clifford. You will be notified by the committee of the approval or denial of the request. 

Deadline October 1st, 2015
To fully complete the Project Funding Request form do the following:
1. Complete the online form below.
2. Gather the following documents

  • Project description, including purpose, be brief please
  • Benefit/Cost breakdown
  • Photos (if applicable)

3. E-mail all attachments to Rita Clifford. Please include the Project Title in your e-mail so we can match submissions.
4. Hospital requests should be discussed with Britnee Moore at for appropriate hospital purchasing resources (Value Analysis Team).

We look forward to receiving your requests. If you need further information, please contact Rita Clifford at 913-588-1618. The KUMC Auxiliary has been able to increase project funding for this coming year.

Last modified: Jun 25, 2015