Awards Application - Schools

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Submissions should be for K-12 schools, including elementary, middle, high schools or a combination; and can demonstrate how the school has made policy, systems and environment changes that align with the Healthiest State’s mission of improving the physical, social and emotional well-being of Iowans.  

NOTE: Before beginning the application process, you must take the Healthiest State School Assessment found at https://assessment.iowahealthieststate.com and save copy of the report. Estimated time for completion is 30 minutes. 

School Information


Step 1: Complete the Healthiest State Initiative Healthy Hometown powered by Wellmark School Assessment at https://assessment.iowahealthieststate.com. Estimated time for completion is 30 minutes. 


Step 2: Using your completed School Assessment, expand on your answers with this application form. Please upload when completed. 


Step 3: Respond to the following overview questions (500 words or less)