Join the Movement

Fuel Up to Play 60, the in-school nutrition and physical activity program launched by National Dairy Council, American Dairy Association North East and the National Football League, in collaboration with the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA), is helping to make wellness part of the game plan in nearly 73,000 schools across the country. The program includes:


  • Funding opportunities
  • An easy-to-follow online Game Plan with the Six Steps to Fuel Up to Play 60”
  • A new Playbook with new resources and tools
  • Student Leadership Opportunities
  • Points, challenges and contests to engage students, educators, families and the larger community
  • A chance to earn recognition and NFL rewards for you and your school

Check out the latest from Fuel Up to Play 60.

Enroll your school today!


Get in the Game!

There are Six Steps  to help your team implement Fuel Up to Play 60 in your school. You can complete the Steps in any order, so start somewhere that makes sense for your team.

When your team completes three Steps to make a “First Down,” you will receive a Fuel Up to Play 60 Rewards Package. The package includes 20 Fuel Up to Play 60 student t-shirts, an adult Fuel Up to Play 60 hoodie and a Fuel Up to Play 60 lanyard. Score a “Field Goal” by completing five Steps and receive a Fuel Up to Play 60 lunch cooler and travel mug. Click to learn more!

Not a Program Advisor? Become one today!


Will Your School Score a Touchdown?

The Touchdown School Award is Fuel Up to Play 60’s highest honor. Your school can earn this award by tackling the program’s Six Steps and by having at least one Program Advisor and one student who earns 30,000 Points to achieve Level Three Ambassador status. The February deadline to receive these rewards is February 28,2017!

Check out our Touchdown Award winning schools


Hometown Grant Winners

Baltimore County Public Schools
Lackawanna City School District
West Seneca City School District
Clifton Public Schools
East Orange School District
Bay Shore Union Free School District
Philadelphia City School District
School District of Pittsburgh
Prince William County Schools

Funding Opportunities for Fuel Up to Play 60

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Funding is available to K to 12 schools enrolled  in Fuel Up to Play 60. This competitive, nationwide funding program can help jumpstart and sustain healthy nutrition and physical activity improvements at your school. Whether you’re just starting out with Fuel Up to Play 60 or looking to expand a “play” that’s already in motion, funding opportunities can help.