Peer Mediation Grants



Our November initiative:

We are partnering with SCMA as they have donated a $1,000 Matching Grant to further KMC’s Peer Mediation Training Programs. You get another chance to double your impact by donating now! Every donation goes twice as far. Donations accepted through November 30, 2022.

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Application Window April 26, 2022 - June 7, 2022

Peer Mediation 2022-2023 Grant Application

2022 Grant Application Process & Deadlines

  • Grant awards may be up to $3,000 per school

  • Applicant project and funding needs must be consistent with KMC’s mission and the above-noted current funding cycle focus

  • Requests for additional information and clarification must be made via e-mail to

  • Grant Applications are open for submission on April 26, 2022, and due by 11:59 PM PDT on June 7, 2022

  • Successful applicants will be notified of the award by June 15, 2022

  • Grant fund distribution will be during the week of September 7, 2022

  • Grant implementation period is during the 2022-2023 School Year

  • End-Of-Grant Report Due by June 30, 2023​

Eligibility and Limitations 

  • KMC awards grant funds to schools.

  • KMC’s 2022-2023 Grant Funding cycle focus is to start or improve peer mediation training for middle and high schools.

  • KMC does not fund the purchase, creation, or distribution of materials that lobby for legislation or influence public elections.

  • School sites wanting to establish new peer mediation programs are encouraged to apply.

  • This is a competitive grant process. 

  • KMC will fund only well-qualified and clearly defined proposed programs, which may represent only a fraction of the grant programs request.

  • Applications will only be accepted directly from educational institutions.

  • Successful grant recipients must agree to participate in surveys before, during, and after peer mediation training to provide data back to KMC.

  • Successful grant recipients will visit the KMC Community website and design a school year program that includes peer mediation training and meets the peer mediation needs of their school site.

2022 Grant Goals

In 2022, KMC will fund school programs:

  • To train students in peer mediation. (in-person/virtual)

  • To increase respect for others through processes of communication and other peer mediation techniques.

  • To mediate disagreements among students to an agreeable resolution.

  • To improve student's self-awareness and self-regulation through communication.

  • To enrich student’s lives through mediation practices as they move toward adulthood.

2022 Grant Objectives

In 2022, ​KMC will

  • Provide school grant funds to schools that best meet the goals of KMC.

  • Provide resources to assist in training students through the KMC online private community dedicated to students, teachers, and administrators-

  • Appoint a KMC Board member as a consultant to assist with questions and resources.