Healthy Schools BC Regional Grants

General Grant Information

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 wellbeing, and Indigenous ways of wellness. 

Themes 

The Healthy Schools BC Regional Grants 2018/2019 are based upon the following three themes: 

  •  In partnership, explore the connections between physical and mental wellbeing  across whole school environments;

  • In partnership, explore Indigenous ways of wellness  and their impact on supporting wellness across whole school environments;

  • In partnership, define and pursue your own approach  to supporting the mental wellbeing of students and/or all members of your school community. 

Application Details

Grant amount: $5,000

Who can apply for a grant?

Healthy Schools BC Regional Grants are available to:

  • School Districts

  • Regional Groups of Public Schools

  • Regional Groups of Independent Schools

  • Regional Groups of First Nations Schools

The grant application will be submitted by “Grant Partners”, which includes a representative from the education sector and a representative from the health sector. Grant Partners are to collaboratively complete the application and will be the contact persons for the grant (and therefore are responsible for completing all grant requirements).

When is the application deadline?

  • October 31st, 2018
  • The application process is now closed for 2018/2019. Check back in September 2019. 

Questions?

If you have any questions about the Healthy Schools BC Regional Grants or would like any support, contact us at hsbc@dashbc.ca 

We gratefully acknowledge the financial support of the Province of British Columbia through the Ministry of Health and the Ministry of Education.