APPLICATION DEADLINE: 11/1/2013
Up to $4,000 per year is available to any qualifying K-12 school 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.
Whether you’re just starting out with Fuel Up to Play 60 or looking to expand and extend an initiative that’s already in motion, Funds for Fuel Up to Play 60 can help.
Schools applying for Funds for Fuel Up to Play 60 must:
- Be enrolled in Fuel Up to Play 60 for the 2013-14 school year (if your school is not enrolled, enroll here)
- Have a Program Advisor signed up at your school. You may start the application before a Program Advisor is designated but in order to submit your application, your school must have a Program Advisor signed up.
- Participate in the National School Lunch Program
- Complete and submit an online Funds for Fuel Up to Play 60 application form (download a PDF of the application form here) California Applicants – Please Read
- Complete the School Wellness Investigation (schools may work on the funding application before completing the School Wellness Investigation, but before the funding application may be submitted, the School Wellness Investigation must be completed and submitted online)
- Have support and involvement from the school principal, school nutrition professional, lead physical education teacher and the school’s Fuel Up to Play 60 Program Advisor
- If your school received Funds for Fuel Up to Play 60 in prior school years, all required reporting must have been submitted in order to be eligible for funding in the 2013-2014 school year.
Remember: Your school must be enrolled in Fuel Up to Play 60 for the 2012-2013 school year to be eligible to apply for Funds. Enroll today.
Schools may submit an application during more than one funding cycle per school year. The total amount of money awarded for the 2013-14 school year (June and November 2013 deadlines) can be up to $4,000.
For more information and to apply visit http://school.fueluptoplay60.com/funds/funds_for_futp60.php