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2020 Let’s Move Pittsburgh Champion Schools Awards Accepting Applications Now

Let’s Move Pittsburgh, with support from The Heinz Endowments, is pleased to announce the 2020 Champion Schools Awards! As the program begins its sixth year, we are excited to award funding to Champion Schools with new or existing programs geared towards children’s health and well-being.

Learn More and Apply

Let’s Move Pittsburgh offers a mini-grant program that celebrates and rewards schools for leading new or existing programs to improve children's health with the goal of helping every school in Allegheny County become the healthiest place for kids to learn and grow. Champion Schools Award applicants submit programs in the following categories:

  • Bag the Junk: Increase healthy food and nutrition education in schools 
  • Get Kids Moving: Increase physical activity in and out of schools 
  • Teach Kids to Grow and Cook Food: Increase knowledge of how to grow and prepare fresh, healthy food 
  • Sustainable Citizenship: Expose students to a variety of environmental topics to make a great impact in the community

Access a complete list of Champion Schools awardees from previous years.

View posters Champion Schools have presented at our symposium series.

Champion Schools

Program Reports

Download our annual reports to the public to learn more about our programs:

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