Funding for this round has closed.  Check back on March 6, 2019 when the application opens again.  NOTE: There will be only ONE funding round in 2019. The application closes on April 10, 2019.


We’ve got everything you need to get started. It’s easy as 1, 2, 3! 

1) Check out the Fuel Up to Play 60 Playbook for ideas, and use our funding worksheet for grant planning. 

2) Read success stories from schools around the country for inspiration! 

3) Choose one of the three Preferred Plays below for the best chance of receiving funding! 


2019-2020 Preferred Plays  

Make an impact in your school with one of New England Dairy & Food Council’s preferred plays.  Priority will be given to funding applications which include any of the three Plays listed below*. Please contact us to learn more and receive individualized help with the application process!

1) Farm to School- Know Your Food 

Get started with the checklist! 

2) Breakfast for Everyone- First Meal Matters 

Get started with the checklist! 

3) Smoothies- Highlight Healthy Foods- Go Nutritious!

Get started with the checklist! 


*Funding is not guaranteed.  Priority consideration will be given to those who request funding for the Plays listed above.