What is a PEP Grant?

April 13th, 2011

The PEP Grant, also known as the Carol M. White Physical Education Program (PEP) Grant, is a federally funded grant program designed to award money to local education agencies and community-based organizations, including religious organizations, to help them initiate, expand, or enhance physical education programs for K through 12 students. In 2011, the PEP Grant will award schools and community-based organizations anywhere from $100,000 to $750,000 for programs that help students work toward meeting state standards for physical education.

2010 PEP Grant Update & Helpful Tips

June 21st, 2010

2010 PEP Grant Applications have been announced and now it’s time to hustle! You’ve got 30 days (or less – depending on when you read this) to put in a high quality proposal. Here are a few important things to think about as you do your best to meet the deadline. Register online as soon […]

The End of an Era: Peter Savitz Retires

March 2nd, 2010

Ho-hum.  The last weekend in February usually passes without much fanfare.  This year – 2010 — was different. Wendy and I flew to Atlanta to honor a friend and colleague as he transitioned from full time work to retirement; and I want to tell you about it. Our friend is Peter Savitz, the President of […]