Asthma-Friendly Schools Initiative Champion Awards

Is your school taking action to create a healthier learning environment for students living with asthma? Learn more about the Asthma-Friendly Schools Initiative (AFSI) Champion Awards and get recognized nationally for the great work that your school is doing.

Every School Should Be Asthma Friendly

ASFI Champions Video

See how the AFSI Champion Gold Award winning schools from the Northeast Independent School District in San Antonio, TX are creating healthy learning environments for their students.

How to Apply

It's easy to apply. Check out these 4 simple steps to submit an application for the AFSI Champion Awards.

  1. Review the Guidelines and Criteria section and identify if your school qualifies for the silver or gold level award.
  2. Download the AFSI Champion Awards Application Packet.
  3. Review the Application Checklist to ensure the application is complete.
  4. Submit the completed application form, commitment letter signed by the principal, and all supplemental materials to AFSIchampion@lung.org by September 30, 2015.

Headphones buttons Listen to the Introducing the 2013 AFSI Champion Awards webinar for details about the Awards criteria and application process.

Headphones buttons Listen to the webinar, Creating a Comprehensive Plan to Improve Asthma Management to get tips on the steps to creating asthma-friendly schools.

Read more about the AFSI Champion Award Winners.

The 2015 AFSI Champion Awards are made possible with support by Genentech.

The American Lung Association is the leading organization working to save lives by improving lung health and preventing lung disease through Education, Advocacy and Research. We are fighting for air to create healthier environments for people to learn, work, and live.