HealthierUS School Challenge is open to all schools participating in
National School Lunch Program. We
recognize that changing the school nutrition
environment takes time and celebrate both the
gradual changes and big successes of schools
working diligently to help children eat
more healthfully and be more physically
active. Schools can
submit an application
time during the year for a Bronze, Silver, Gold
or Gold of Distinction level award.
for the HealthierUS School
Challenge by US mail or online.
the Alliance for a Healthier
Generations Healthy Schools
Program National Recognition
Award may also be eligible for a
streamlined application process.
Application Materials, Criteria and Guidance
Frequently Asked Questions
Subgroup Requirement Charts
Farm to School and HealthierUS School Challenge
SP 30-2012: Grain Requirements for the National School Lunch Program and School Breakfast Program
If you have any questions, you
can always contact your
State Child Nutrition Agency
for more information.