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Mentoring for Racial Equity Grant Program

Grant and In-Kind Services to a USA Nonprofit
Serving Minorities to Implement a Mentoring Program

Agency Type:

Foundation / Corporation

Funding Source:

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Deadline Date:

09/30/21 5:00 PM


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Grant of $7,500 and in-kind support to a USA or territories nonprofit organization. The purpose of this program is to support a mentoring program in an organization that is working towards racial equity. In addition to funding, the grantee will receive software and standard customer success services for a mentoring program supporting up to 500 program participants (aka mentors/mentees) concurrently. The purpose of the program is to be an ally in the pursuit of racial equity and equality.

GrantWatch ID#:

GrantWatch ID#: 191607

Number of Grants:

Each year, Chronus will grant one non-profit a contract for Chronus mentoring software and standard services.

Estimated Size of Grant:

The winning organization will receive a three-year contract for Chronus mentoring software and basic customer success services for up to 500 program participants concurrently as well as a cash grant in the amount of $7,500 in order to assist you in implementing and facilitating a mentoring program using the Chronus mentoring software.

Chronus’ basic customer success services include program implementation and configuration, program administrator onboarding, testing, and access to continued guidance and support for the extent of your contract, including a named Customer Success Specialist, our 24×5 Help Desk, and the Chronus Help Center.

The Prizes are collectively worth an estimated retail value of $82,500.

Term of Contract:

Chronus will grant a non-profit a three-year contract for Chronus mentoring software and standard services.

Additional Eligibility Criteria:

Any US tax-exempt non-profit organization is eligible to enter. Applications will evaluate each organization’s positive impact on the Black community, Indigenous communities and/or other communities of color as well as the organization’s commitment to a mentoring program to positively impact racial equity.

Limit one entry per Organization. Current Chronus customers are not eligible to apply. Applicants must be legal residents of the 50 U.S. + DC and US territories.

Pre-proposal Conference:

A virtual information session will be held on July 28, exploring the various mentoring use cases the platform serves and illustrating the platform’s functionality.

Entrants must apply for the Contest via the Contest entry form located on the URL for Full Text below within the Entry Period.

To learn more about the grant program, Chronus mentoring software and the implementation process, join the information webinar on Tuesday, July 28 at 11am PDT/2pm EDT. Registration for the webinar will open soon. Check back at the URL for Full Text below for more information.

Pre-Application Information:

This Contest starts at 8:00 a.m. Pacific Time (PT) on July 29, 2021, and ends at 5:00 p.m. PT on September 30, 2021.

Judging will occur after the Entry Period and winners will be notified on November 11, 2021.

Official Rules:

To learn more about the grant program, Chronus mentoring software and the implementation process, watch the on-demand information webinar:

Contact Information:

Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.

If you have any questions regarding the program or the application, please contact

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