The Innovation Award for Health Care Provider Training and Education recognizes health professional training programs that are ahead of the curve in providing nutrition and physical activity education to their students. This award spotlights the leadership of inventive educational models from all health disciplines, and serves to inspire others with examples of what can be achieved. The award is hosted by the Alliance for a Healthier Generation, in association with co-founding partners the American College of Sports Medicine and the Bipartisan Policy Center.
As a you begin the application today, please note the following:
  • Applications must be completed during one sitting; it is not possible to save the application for submission at a later date.
  • To assist with answer preparation, a preview copy of the application is available. 
  • For an application to be deemed “complete,” the following components must be received by December 4th, 2017 at 11:59 pm PST:
    • A completed online application
    • Receipt of the following items to
      • A one-page pdf detailing the submitted program’s objectives
      • A representative sampling of curricular materials that highlight the program’s innovative approach to health care provider training and education (i.e. a PowerPoint deck, link to a webinar, pdf of a syllabus, etc.).
Any information and/or materials provided will not be shared beyond the application review process without the applicant’s explicit approval.
If you have any questions regarding this application, please contact

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