Jump Rope/Hoops for Heart

IAHPERD offers several award opportunities for both coordinators and schools.  Please select the specific awards at the right and download their applications to apply.

JRFH Grant Proposal Form

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3. Proceed to the Application Cover Page if you have not done so already

This is page 2 of a 2 part form which must be completed to be considered for a Jump Rope For Heart grant. Please provide the information requested by the form below. All fields must be completed to receive consideration. Please make sure to fill out the application page as well. Click the following link to proceed to the application page. Application Page

The applicant hereby assures IAHPERD that:

  1. The applicant has the necessary legal authority to apply
    for and receive the proposed grant.
  2. The project will be administered in conformity with the
    provisions of title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 and
    provisions of Title IX of the Education Amendments of
    1972, and any regulations thereunder.
  3. No funds received under this grant shall be used to
    supplant funds normally budgeted to provide comparable
    services or programs.
  4. The project is in compliance with the National Research
    Act of 1974 (P.L. 93-348) and appropriate informed consent
    relative to health and privacy of human subject will be
  5. Should the project proposal not be completed, such funds
    as awarded will be returned to the association.

We do hereby certify that all of the facts, figures, and projections made in this
application are true and correct to the best of our knowledge and belief.

Application Information

Applicant Name:

University, school or agency which assumes professional responsibility:

University, school or agency which assumes financial responsibility:

Project Director Name


Department Head Name


Principal/ Dean/ Director Name


Financial Administrator Name


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Proceed to the Application Cover Page if you have not done so already

JRFH Research Application Cover Sheet

1. Fill out the information below

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3. Proceed to the Grant Proposal Form if you have not done so already

Membership Information
Principal Investigator:
IAHPERD Membership Number:
(if none, enclose application)
Zip Code:
Telephone Number: ( ) - -
Project Information
Project Title:
Grant to cover period from: / /
to: / /
Application is for: Program Development
Public Information
Application is: New
(first year of grant )
Is project being supported
by another agency?
Yes No
(if yes, attach an explanatory page)
Has funding been sought
from another external agency?
Yes No
(if yes, attach an explanatory page)
If yes, identify agency:
(and attach abstract of application)
Amount Requested for IAHPERD Grant
Total Budget:
Do Not Write Below This Line
Postmark / E-mail Date:  
Committee Recommendations:




Jump Rope/Hoops Grant

Guidelines. Due date Feb 15th. Preference for funding will be given to research linked to K-12 age group. Applicants must be current members of IAHPERD
Grant limit will be $5000.00.
Grants that request more than $5000.00 will not be eligible for review.

  1. Grant Research Cover letter and Grant Application Cover Page
  2. Title page – Project title, Name of applicant
  3. Describe the research project- a total of no more than 6 double spaced pages. This should include an abstract, introduction, procedures/methods, evaluation process and bibliography. Please provide rationale and justification for why IAHPERD should fund the proposal.
  4. Budget – include a detailed budget with justification. Also include indirect costs and any other support funding.
    1. Budget line item -Travel money – The spirit of the travel money is to give money for travel needed to conduct the study and to give money for travel for the study to be presented at IAHPERD
      • not to give travel money to travel to national conventions. (Travel may not exceed $500.00)
      • Indirect costs may not exceed 3%.
  5. Please submit the grant proposal in Microsoft word format. The application cover page - with signatures - may be faxed to (217) 581-7973 - attention Mark Kattenbraker

The IAHPERD JRFH grant committee will review all grant applications and make recommendations for funding.

The IAHPERD executive board makes the final decision on whether the grants are funded.

All recipients must either present a summary of the project at the IAHPERD Convention or in an article in the IAHPERD Journal within 3 years after receipt of the award. If presenting at the IAHPERD Convention, all presenters must pay convention registration.

Recipients of grants will only be eligible to receive grants 2 years in a row. Then they will not be eligible for one year. 

Please email proposals to Mark Kattenbraker - Grant Coordinator - no later than midnight on Feb 15th. mskattenbraker@eiu.edu 

Eastern Illinois University
Lantz 2506
Charleston, Illinois 61920
Phone: (217) 581-2215
Email: mskattenbraker@eiu.edu