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SHAPE America JRFH/HFH Grant

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SHAPE America Jump Rope for Heart and Hoops for Heart Grant Program

Deadline: December 1, 2016

Are you a Jump Rope For Heart or Hoops For Heart coordinator who would like to take your program to the next level?

SHAPE America is currently accepting applications for the 2017 JRFH/HFH grant program.

All 2017 grantees will receive: 

  • $1,300 professional development stipend to attend the 2017 SHAPE America National Convention & Expo in Boston, March 14-18. The stipend may be used toward convention registration, travel, lodging and/or per diem; 
  • One-year SHAPE America membership (if you are not a current SHAPE America member) and one copy of SHAPE America’s National Standards & Grade-Level Outcomes for K-12 Physical Education
  • $1,200 US Games gift certificate redeemable for equipment to enhance your school’s physical education program (to be presented at the 2017 National Convention & Expo in Boston); 
  • Invitations to special events with other JRFH/HFH leaders and physical education professionals from around the country;
  • An opportunity to share what makes your program special by contributing to The Pulse, the JRFH/HFH national newsletter.

The SHAPE America Jump Rope For Heart & Hoops For Heart grant is available only to individuals who have completed a JRFH or HFH event in the prior school year.

If you have questions about the application or grant program, please contact Yasmeen Taji-Farouki, Joint Projects Manager, at ytaji-farouki@shapeamerica.org.