Funded by: ING Run for Something Better and the National Association for Sport and Physical Education (NASPE)
Description: ING Run For Something Better, in partnership with NASPE, has developed a school-based running program. Each year, the ING Run For Something Better National School Awards program provides a minimum of 50 grants (of up to $2,500 each) to schools that wish to establish a school-based running program or expand an existing one. Through activity plans created by NASPE, the awards program offers children a healthy start to life and fosters their desire to exercise before obesity begins.
Program Areas: Health/PE
Recipients: Public School, Private School
Proposal Deadline: 5/15/2012, applications available on line
Average Amount: $2,500.00
Availability: All States