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Grants and In-Kind Support to Georgia Public Schools to
Support Healthy Behaviors, Good Nutrition, and Physical Activity

Shape School Grants - School Physical Activity and Nutrition Grant

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Georgia Department of Public Health (DPH) - Georgia Shape

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Deadline Date:

05/18/22 11:59 PM EST


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Grants and in-kind technical assistance to Georgia public schools to enhance the health and wellness of K-12 students and teachers. The purpose of this program is to develop programs that promote healthy eating and exercise. Grant funds are intended to support the implementation of evidence-based activities and strategies activities that advance policies and improve environments that support the adoption of healthy behaviors.

As part of the Georgia Shape initiative, the Georgia Department of Public Health’s (DPH) Child Health and Wellness program awards grant funding to assist local schools with expanding and enhancing their physical activity and nutrition efforts. More than 60 schools have been funded to date. This program is open to any public school, elementary, middle or high, across the state.

Along with a funding award, grantees are provided technical assistance that includes—

  • Statewide recognition
  • Attendance of a statewide healthy schools’ summit
  • Completion of school health assessment
  • Action planning and resources
  • Peer to peer learning and training
  • Assistance with evaluation

Select one (1) grant option for which you are applying (Nutrition OR Nutrition and Physical Activity.): Your school can also select the Optional Grant Add-On for employee wellness.

  • Nutrition Priority
  • Nutrition and Physical Activity Priority

Optional Funding Add-On Area:

  • Employee Wellness Strategy

GrantWatch ID#:

GrantWatch ID#: 180434

Estimated Size of Grant:

- Nutrition Priority: Funding Limits: Minimum $1,000 to Maximum $2,500
- Nutrition and Physical Activity Priority: Funding Limits: Minimum $2,500 to Maximum $4,000
Optional Funding Add-On Area
- Employee Wellness Strategy: Funding Limit: Minimum $500 to Maximum $900

The maximum amount your school can apply for is $4,900.

Term of Contract:

Performance Period: August 2022 to June 2023

Additional Eligibility Criteria:

This program is open to any public school, elementary, middle or high, across the state.

Pre-proposal Conference:

Informational Webinar Dates & Registration Links: April 27, 2022 at 4:00 pm or May 4, 2022 at 3:30 pm. Recorded webinar available.

Pre-Application Information:

- Application Release: April 20, 2022
- Application Due: May 18, 2022
- Anticipated Award Notification: June 8, 2022
- Grantee Healthy Virtual School Summit: September 2022 (Specific Date TBD)
- Performance Period: August 2022 to June 2023

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Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.

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If you have any questions, please contact Georgia Health Policy Center at

For a GAShape Grant Application Packet contact Greta Sebestyen at

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Geographic Focus:

USA: Georgia

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