In keeping with LAHPERD’s goal to support and encourage professionals as they seek to develop and conduct school and community programs in Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance, LAHPERD has announced the availability of $2,500.00 in the form of mini-grants. These funds can be used for such things as equipment, special projects, travel, workshops, or substitute pay. Grant proposals must promote the interests of LAHPERD and will be judged by the following criteria:

  1. Applicants must be LAHPERD members in good standing. This includes being a professional member the last two consecutive years.
  2. The project must relate to Health, Physical Education, Recreation and/or Dance.
  3. Projects must benefit students in Louisiana PK-12 schools.
  4. Projects judged on degree of innovation and creativity.
  5. Projects must supplement or enhance the existing school curriculum.
  6. Projects must be approved by the Grant Committee.
  7. Successful applicants may not apply for another two (2) fiscal years.

Mini-Grant Application

Send completed application forms to:
Christina Courtney
[email protected]