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Michigan Building Healthy Communities Step Up for School Wellness Program

This funding record is inactive. Please see the program website or contact the program sponsor to determine if this program is currently accepting applications or will open again in the future.

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan Foundation
Sep 30, 2019

The Building Healthy Communities Step Up for School Wellness Program supplies Michigan elementary, middle, and high school students; teachers; and administrators with the tools they need to create a healthy school environment that supports a culture of wellness.

The program allows schools to:

  • Choose 2 or more components to improve the school environment, including at least one physical activity or physical education component and at least one healthy eating or nutrition education component from several options.
  • Participating schools receive training, curriculum, resources, communication tools, and equipment needed for successful implementation of chosen components.

Public, charter, or private nonprofit elementary schools in Michigan are eligible to apply.

Geographic coverage
Amount of funding

Participating schools will receive funding and supplies based on need and the project type.

Application process

Links to application instructions and the online application portal are available on the program website.

Tagged as
Children and youth · Food security and nutrition · Physical activity · Schools · Wellness, health promotion, and disease prevention · Michigan

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