Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics Foundation and General Mills: Champions for Healthy KidsDeadline: March 14, 2014
The Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics Foundation and the General Mills Foundation have partnered to improve youth nutrition and physical activity behaviors across the country. The goal of the Champions grants program is to encourage communities in the United States to partner with Registered Dietitian Nutritionists to improve the eating and physical activity patterns of youth, ages 2-18. Grants will be awarded to non-profit organizations working within communities that demonstrate the greatest need and likelihood of sustainable impact on youth nutrition and physical activity behaviors through effective programming resulting in positive outcomes.
Amount: Fifty grants of up to $20,000 each will be made.
Eligibility: Organizations within the US that are: Not-for-profit organizations with 501c(3) and 509(a) status; Health Departments; Government Agencies; Schools and School Districts; and Native American Tribes.