Health Enhancement and Safety

School Wellness in Action - Mini grants

Monday, February 24, 2014, 9:47 am

Montana Team Nutrition is pleased to announce the 2014 School Wellness in Action Mini-Grant Program designed to support Montana school districts in putting school wellness policies into action. School wellness policies focus on improving students' health through increasing access to healthful food and beverage choices, nutrition education, and opportunities for regular physical activity. This funding opportunity is designed to help create sustainable school environments that encourage healthy food choices and physical activity throughout the school day. School districts must participate in the National School Lunch or Breakfast Program to be eligible for this mini-grant program.  Applicants can apply for up to $2000.00 per mini grant. The grant cycle is from June 1, 2014 through August 31, 2015. The submission deadline for this application is March 14, 2014. Recipients of the mini-grants will be notified by the end of April, 2014.  Projects must be completed and funds spent by September 30, 2015.

The link to the application is:

For more information, contact Katie Bark, 406-994-5641