Check It Out: New Grant Opportunity!

Grant Name:  ING Run for Something Better School Grant

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