Healthy Schools BC Resources

Grants

There are a number of grants and funding opportunities available to support your school community.

1. Healthy Schools BC Regional Grants - Closed for 2019-2020

Healthy Schools BC Regional Grants support education and health-sector partners to work together on initiatives that support healthy schools, with a focus on promoting mental health and well-being, and Indigenous ways of wellness.

Who Can Apply?

Healthy Schools BC Regional Grants are available to:

  • School Districts
  • Regional Groups of Public Schools (2 or more)
  • Regional Groups of Independent Schools (2 or more)
  • Regional Groups of First Nations Schools (2 or more)

Important: Regional Groups mean a minimum of two schools working collaboratively in a given school district. An application that involves a single school will not be considered.

 Grant applicants must work collaboratively with their Health Partner in submitting their application. More information on Health Partners is contained in the Application Package.

How to Apply

Simply download the Application Package, read instructions and answer all questions. 

Please send your completed application to: hsbc@dashbc.ca by October 15th, 2019. 

If you have any questions, please contact us at hsbc@dashbc.ca.

To read about what previous HSBC Regional Grant recipients did please see HSBC RG Grant Summaries

 

2. Healthy Schools BC First Nations School Grants - Now Available

Healthy Schools BC First Nations School Grants are intended to support First Nations schools in implementing Indigenous ways of wellness across a whole-school environment.

Indigenous ways of wellness recognize the mental, emotional, spiritual and physical as facets of a healthy, well, and balanced life. By nurturing all of these facets together, it can create a holistic level of well-being in which all four areas are strong and healthy (First Nations Perspective on Health and Wellness).

How to Apply - 

Simply download the Application Package and answer all questions. 

Please send your completed application to: hsbc@dashbc.ca by November 15th, 2019.

If you have any questions or wish to be supported in your application, please contact us at hsbc@dashbc.ca.

To read about what previous HSBC First Nation Grant recipients did please see HSBC FN Grant Summaries.

3. External Grants

Searching for school grant opportunities can be a time consuming process and takes away from time spent in the classroom. That is why we’ve brought together a collection of various health and learning related school grant opportunities from various organizations from all over the province into one convenient location.

CLICK HERE FOR EXTERNAL GRANT LIST