STEP, CYCLE, SWING for Student Scholarships
Step Up for Students, an additional one-day fundraising event, will begin at 8:00 am
Saturday, August 21 and end at 8:00 am Sunday, August 22.
How Does It Work?
|June 15||Registration Opens
|Late July||T-Shirts Mailed
Step Up for Students
|September 1||Impact & Winners Announced
For those who wish to make an even bigger impact, IPA will host a one-day Step Up for Students contest on Saturday, August 21. Pharmacists and student pharmacists can sign up to participate when making their donation for STEP, CYCLE, SWING.
Pharmacists are paired with a student pharmacist and pledge to sponsor $0.01 for each step taken by their sponsored student pharmacist over a 24-hour period from 8:00 AM Saturday, August 21 to 8:00 AM Sunday, August 22 (Up to 20,000 total steps). Step counts must be submitted via Google Forms by midnight on the 22nd.
|Average Steps for 60 minutes of Physical Activity||
Donation at $0.01 Per Step
|Walking, 3mph||6,000 steps||$60.00|
|Running, 10-minute mile||13,320 steps||$133.20|
|Bicycling, 13 mph||10,680 steps||$106.80|
|Golfing, riding in cart||4,680 steps||$46.80|
|Swimming, moderate||12,720 steps||$127.20|
|Averages calculated by www.pehp.org|