Sample Program Calendar

Below is the anticipated schedule for the HALO Award program year for Cohort 11. 

Please note that dates are subject to change.

2021 Application Cycle

Application Release

June 10, 2021

Applications Due

July 8, 2021

The application submission period closes on Thursday, July 8, 2021 at 11:59pm PST.

2021 Recipients Announcement

November 2021

Recipients (Cohort 11) will be announced on the HALO Award website in early November.

Disbursement of Funds

December 2021

Grant funds will be distributed by year-end 2021.

Anticipated Program Calendar for Cohort 11

HALO Award Recognition Luncheon & Orientation

A celebratory luncheon to honor the 2021 HALO Award recipients and recognize their nominated volunteers. Directly following the Luncheon, all organization recipients will participate in a brief program Orientation.

February 10, 2022

Peer Learning 

Session 1

April 2022

Peer learning sessions are all-day gatherings that are mandatory and require participation by at least 2 of the same representatives from each organization. Dates for Peer Learning Sessions will be selected by Cohort participants at the program Orientation.

Peer Learning 

Session 2

July 2022

Peer learning sessions are all-day gatherings that are mandatory and require participation by at least 2 of the same representatives from each organization. Dates for Peer Learning Sessions will be selected by Cohort participants at the program Orientation.

Peer Learning

Session 3

October 2022

Peer learning sessions are all-day gatherings that are mandatory and require participation by at least 2 of the same representatives from each organization. Dates for Peer Learning Sessions will be selected by Cohort participants at the program Orientation.

Peer Learning 

Session 4

January 2023

Peer learning sessions are all-day gatherings that are mandatory and require participation by at least 2 of the same representatives from each organization. Dates for Peer Learning Sessions will be selected by Cohort participants at the program Orientation.

Recipient organizations also participate in an assessment to support the Foundation's learning and evaluation of the program.