50 Grant Opportunities from the Billion Mile Race - Apply by Nov 20th
With over 2,400 schools registered nationwide, the Billion Mile Race has launched grant opportunities ($500 each) to support walking and running among participating schools. This is the first in a larger slate of grants and other incentives that will be rolling out in the coming months!
To apply, schools just need to do thwo things:
- Register with Billion Mile Race here - registration is easy and takes 2-3 minutes.
- Complete a short (less than 500 word) essay. Learn more about the grants and how to aply here. The deadline for this first round of grants is November 20.
Georgia Shape School Physical Activity and Nutrition Grants
Georgia Shape will award grants to public elementary, middle, and high schools to expand and enhance their physical activity and nutrition efforts to improve outcome measures associated with the Georgia School Health and Physical Education Act and nutritional guidelines outlined by the USDA's Healthy, Hunger-Free Kids Act (HKFKA) and other related federal laws. Schools may apply for funding to address the nutrition requirements OR the nutrition and physical activity requirements of these acts. Apply online here. The deadline for applications is September 4, 2015.
United States Environmental Protection Agency
The United States Environmental Protection Agency invites communities to apply for a new round of technical assistance from Local Foods, Local Places. The application deadline is 11:59 p.m. Eastern Time on September 15, 2015. Please be sure to read the Announcement of Federal Assistance for Sustainable Communities on their Local Foods, Local Places. Click here to apply.