Student Incentives and Rewards

Healthy Non-Food Rewards (PDF | 724 KB)

Action for Healthy Kids.

This two-page handout includes lists of nonfood rewards for elementary, middle, and high school students to recognize and celebrate student accomplishments. The list includes both material and non-material rewards.


Rewarding Students the Healthy Way

Weld County School District 6, Colorado.


Alternatives to Food as a Reward (PDF | 235 KB)

Connecticut State Department of Education.


Smart Rewards for Successful Kids (PDF | 113 KB)

Mississippi Department of Education. Office of Healthy Schools.


Student Rewards and Incentives (PDF | 132 KB)

Kansas State Department of Education.


Alternatives to Food as a Reward

Kansas State Research and Extension.


Wellness Policy Fact Sheets and Magazine Rack Cards

South Dakota Department of Education.

This series of fact sheets and rack cards was developed to communicate key wellness policy topics to administrators, school board members, teachers, parents, and the community.