Florida's What Works Contests

The purpose of Florida’s "What Works" Contests is to encourage and reward outstanding practices in schools that go above and beyond mandatory federal guidelines to market their school nutrition program to students and parents.

Open Contests

What Works: Smarter Lunchroom Challenge - Entries due by May 8, 2015

The purpose of the Smarter Lunchroom Challenge is to encourage and reward outstanding practices in schools that go above and beyond in the cafeteria. This contest is open to any school that is participating in the National School Lunch Program for the 2014-2015 school year.

What Works: Fundraisers - Entries due by May 13, 2015

The purpose of the Florida “What Works” Fundraiser Contest is to encourage and reward innovative solutions to fundraising within a healthy school environment. This contest is open to school that successfully raised funds while supporting school wellness through the sale of non-food items, or by holding fundraising events or activities that promote wellness or physical activity.

View Previous What Works Winners

SY 13-14 Florida School Breakfast Week Winners

Winners for the "Florida's What Works Contest" for Florida School Breakfast Week 2013



SY 13-14 Florida Farm to School Week

Winners of the "What Works Contest" for the 2013 Florida Farm to School Week


SY 13-14 National School Breakfast Week Winners

Winners for the "Florida's What Works Contest" for National School Breakfast Week 2014


SY 14-15 Florida School Breakfast Week Winners

Winners for the "What Works" contest for 2014 Florida School Breakfast Week


SY 14-15 National School Lunch Week Winners

Winners of the 2014-2015 National School Lunch Program "What Works" Contest


SY 14-15 National School Breakfast Week Winners

Winners of the 2014-2015 National School Breakfast Week "What Works" Contest