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 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 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)