Physical Education Grants for December


Fuel Up to Play 60

National Dairy Council and the National Football League

Funding is available to K-12 schools enrolled in Fuel Up to Play 60. The competitive, nationwide funding program can help your school jumpstart and sustain healthy nutrition and physical activity improvements. Funds can be used to conduct in-school promotions focused on creating a healthier school and to implement Healthy Eating and Physical Activity Plays. Funds can also be used for professional development, nutrition education materials, and physical education equipment & materials.

  • Award Amount: $4,000
  • Deadline: January 15, 2013
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Big Help Grants


The Big Help Grant Program will support projects that inspire kids to take care of the environment; lead active, healthy lives; engage in community service; or improve their educational experience. Elementary schools and middle schools grades K-9 and after-school community-based organizations serving kids age 5-15 are eligible to apply. Two opportunities are available: (1) A $2,500 grant and (2) A $5,000 matching grant.

  • Award Amount: $2,500 or $5,000
  • Deadline: December 31, 2012
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Learning & Leadership Grants

The National Education Association Foundation

Learning & Leadership grants support public school teachers, public education support professionals, and/or faculty and staff in public institutions of higher education to fund participation in high-quality professional development experiences, such as summer institutes or action research. All professional development must improve practice, curriculum, and student achievement. Apply for funding to attend the SPARK Institutes today!

  • Award Amount: $2,000
  • Deadline: February 1, June 1, October 15
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WellPoint Foundation Funding – Healthy Generations

WellPoint Foundation

The WellPoint Foundation invests in domestic initiatives that help improve the lives of people and the health of local communities. The Foundation promotes healthy behaviors, health-risk prevention, and healthy environments. Focus areas include childhood obesity prevention. The Foundation considers both local and national initiatives whose outcomes predominantly impact any of the 14 states in which WellPoint, Inc. does business. Eligible organizations include tax exempt organizations, schools, government units, and hospitals. Cycle One 2013 applications are due no later than Friday, April 19, 2013. Cycle Two 2013 applications are due no later than Friday, September 13, 2013.

  • Award Amount: Award amounts vary
  • Deadline: April 19, 2013
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