Apply Now for a School Wellness Grant

Open to: All teachers who are Wellness Council members or have interest in establishing a Wellness Council at their school.

Opportunity at a Glance: The Alliance for a Healthier Generation in collaboration with the Office of School Wellness Programs, is offering schools the opportunity to win a $1,000 Target GiftCard™ to fund wellness projects that promote a healthy school environment and align with the DOE Wellness Policy. This grant is also intended to strengthen School Wellness Councils in NYC Schools. Council membership is not a prerequisite to apply for the grant.

Application deadline: Friday, March 9.

Key dates: Grant-related purchases must be completed by Saturday, June 30.

Take Action: Discuss your wellness project idea with your principal, then apply for a School Wellness Grant.

For more information:

  • Review the one-pager to learn about the Family Engagement Grant opportunity in more detail
  • Email the Office of School Wellness Programs
  • Email Alliance for a Healthier Generation, Jessica Schaeffer, NYC Healthy Schools Program Manager