Start PHS in Your School
Apply by Sept. 4, 2015 to be considered for fall 2015!
Evidence is mounting that kids who eat well and are active do better in school. Would you like to create an environment at your school that supports and encourages healthy eating and physical activity? Could your students benefit from learning how to make healthy choices?
A partnership with Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan and the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services called Building Healthy Communities: Engaging middle schools through Project Healthy Schools provides an opportunity for 5 more middle schools to start the program in fall 2015!
Find out more
- See list of 2014-2015 schools
- Program Description (pdf)
- Frequently Asked Questions (pdf)
- Sample Lesson
Important Dates in 2015
- September 4, 2015 - Applications due
- September 18, 2015 - School awards announced
- November 1, 2015 - Program implementation begins
How to Apply
The application may be hand-written or completed electronically. Submit the application either by:
- Scanning and emailing it to Jean DuRussel-Weston
- Mailing it to:
University of Michigan - Project Healthy Schools
2060 Wolverine Tower
3003 South State Street Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109
Application must be turned in by 5 p.m. on September 4, 2015
For questions, please contact Program Manager Jean DuRussel-Weston at 734-764-0290 or email@example.com