IAHPERD Update

January 2019

https://youtu.be/i7771s9vNU0

IAHPERD Day at the Capitol (Tentative Date)

Thursday, Feb. 14th, 7:30am

1007 East Grand Avenue

Des Moines, IA

Come and help us talk to State Legislators about the importance of Health and PE in Schools.

RSVPs are enabled for this event.

IAHPERD Grants Due April 1

Need some extra money to get some better/newer equipment? Apply for an IAHPERD Mini Grant.

Mini-grants can go up to $1500 each but applications for greater than $1500 may be considered by the committee with proper documentation. Applicants may request funding for equipment, research projects, workshops, and special projects.

Criteria includes:


  • Being an IAHPERD member in good standing for two consecutive years.
  • Project should benefit children, students, teachers, professors or program directors to the extent of the mission of IAHPERD
  • The project should fit the strategic plan/mission of IAHPERD.
  • The project must relate to Health, Physical Education, Recreation, Dance or other Active Lifestyle Organizations.
  • Successful applicants within the same building many not apply for another two years.
  • Grant winners must present at the next IAHPERD convention.
  • Grant winners are required to submit an article to the IAHPERD Journal
  • Grant winners are required to have a representative at the the State IAHPERD Convention.
Link to application