Texas Department of State Health Services (DSHS)
Awards of up to $4,500 to Texas schools and school districts to recognize and support health projects that promote the mental, social, and physical well-being of students, faculty, and the school community. Awards are available to start new programs, and to recognize the success of existing programs.
GrantWatch ID#: 180246
-Reaching for Excellence Award: Schools or districts will receive up to $4,500 to implement projects during the first year. They will then be eligible to apply for an additional $4,500 to expand and improve the project during a second year.
-Discovery Award Application: Winners will receive grants of up to $4,500 to fund expansion of the program for one year.
-Vanguard Award: Vanguard Award winners will receive up to $4,500 in sustainability funding for one year.
Reaching for Excellence Awards are for applicants that want to begin a health project or have one in place for less than one academic year.
Discovery Awards are for projects that are in place for at least one full school year.
Vanguard Awards are for a current health project that has previously received a Discovery Award within the previous two years.
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
Texas School Health Program
P.O. BOX 149347, MC1945
Austin, TX 78714-9347
1100 West 49th
Austin, Texas 78756