Do I need to enter into an agreement with the Mentor/Protégé'?

Yes, following notification of application approval and engagement of the mentor protégé relationship, the Mentor and Protégé must enter into the Mentor Protégé Team Agreement and Business Plan 

(Agreement) to formalize the relationship and agree to form a team for the duration of the Protégé’s participation in the Program. The Agreement template is available on the Office of Central Services 

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1. What is the Mentor-Protégé Program?
2. What are the benefits of being in the Mentor Protégé Program?
3. How do I become a Mentor?
4. How do I become a Protégé?
5. What is the commitment to participate as either a Mentor or Protégé?
6. How long is the application review process?
7. How are Protégés matched with Mentors?
8. Do I need to enter into an agreement with the Mentor/Protégé'?
9. If I am not a Certified County-based Small or Certified County-based Minority Business Enterprise by the Office of Central Services Supplier Development and Diversity, may I participate?
10. Is there training available to be a Mentor or Protégé?
11. Is the Mentor-Protégé Program considered a joint venture?
12. Can the Mentor-Protégé agreement be terminated before the expiration of the agreement?
13. Which County procurements will have Mentor Protégé participation requirements?