Community Challenge
Enter by November 8, 2019 for a Chance to Win a $10k Grant for Your School!
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BE A SUPERHERO IN YOUR COMMUNITY!
School communities play an important role in the health of students and teachers. That’s why Super Health, Super You wants your class to take action and be superheros for healthy living at your school.

Challenge your class to develop a plan for solving a real-world health problem in your school’s community, and your school could win $10k to bring your students’ ideas to life! Title 1 schools are encouraged to enter.

Get started by downloading the Super Health, Super You Challenge Guide that provides examples of classroom activities you can use to plan and complete your challenge entry in a way that complements your existing standards-aligned curriculum. You’ll see just how easy it is to integrate this content into your everyday lessons!

Teams of two or more K-5 students working with a teacher or mentor are eligible to enter. All challenge entries must be submitted by the teacher or mentor on behalf of their students.

How to Enter - 4 Simple Steps!

STEP 1: Download the Super Health, Super You Challenge Guide to see all of the ways this challenge relates to the curriculum you’re already teaching in the classroom! Get inspired by the Nutrition & Gardens activity options OR the Physical Activity options and think about how your students could use this information to tackle a health-related issue in your community.

STEP 2: Once you have an idea for your challenge entry, open a user account by registering for the challenge. After you register, you will be able to log in and follow the steps to submit your team’s entry.

STEP 3: Provide details for your challenge entry which includes:

  • Answer 4-5 questions to tell us a bit more about your entry (short answer):
    • Further describe the problem your team seeks to solve at the school
    • Identify and describe the solution for which your team needs funding
    • Elaborate upon how the solution will be implemented, who will benefit from it, and why your team should receive the funding
    • Make a pledge and commit to making a healthy change in your students’ lives and/or your school community and what exactly that change would be (OPTIONAL)
  • Provide a proposed budget for your team’s implementation strategy (sample budget here)
  • Optional: Submit creative, supporting documentation (e.g. photos, drawings, or other creative materials) helping to make your team’s case – no videos, please!

STEP 4: Submit your team’s entry by November 8, 2019 at 5pm ET. Don’t forget to review our Contest Rules before submitting, as any failure to comply with the rules will result in disqualification.

You can login and edit your entry as long as you hit the SAVE button at the bottom of the challenge entry form. Note: once you click SUBMIT, your entry is final and cannot be edited.

You could win a $10k grant to positively affect your community! Three winners will be selected from the categories listed below. A grand prize winner will also be selected from these three winners and will receive an in-school assembly in December. Please share the Challenge Rules with your principal and school administration in advance in the event your school is selected to receive the grant.

Entries will be accepted through November 8, 2019 at 5PM ET.

How could your students make their community a healthier place with a $10,000 grant? Whether it’s building a community garden, new sports equipment, or something totally different, we want to hear your class’s ideas for inspiring your school and community to make healthy lifestyle choices.

Entering is easy and we’ll show you exactly how to integrate this into your current lesson plans – click the button below to learn more!

Prizes

WIN $10K FOR YOUR SCHOOL!

You could win a $10k grant to positively affect your community! Three winners will be selected from the categories listed below. A grand prize winner will also be selected from these three winners and will receive an in-school assembly in December. Please share the Challenge Rules with your principal and school administration in advance in the event your school is selected to receive the grant.

  • Nutrition and Garden Strand Winner: $10,000 grant
  • Physical Activity Strand Winner: $10,000 grant
  • Title 1 School Winner: $10,000 grant