Grant Opportunities

Research Grant Program

Over $600,000 in funding has been awarded through the SHAPE America Research Grant Program since its inception in 1997. The program is administered through the Research Council and is designed to fund member projects of value to the SHAPE America professions. Learn more...

Physical Education Grants

Grants such as the ING Run For Something Better seek to increase physical activity in students and help fight childhood obesity nationwide through the creation of school-based running programs. Research shows that physical activity improves self esteem, school performance and overall well being. Learn more...

Jump Rope For Heart/Hoops For Heart Grant Program

Each year the National Joint Projects Office awards 10 grants to recognize Jump Rope For Heart and Hoops For Heart Coordinators for their passion and contribution to the program. Learn more...

The Tommy Wilson Memorial Grant

The grant supports recreational programs for individuals with disabilities. Grants are awarded for up to $1,500 total per year. Learn more...