Food and Nutrition Service Federal Grants

Showing results 1-25 of 57 for Food and Nutrition Service federal grants, government grants and loans. For detailed information on a Food and Nutrition Service federal grant including eligibility requirements or financial assistance, click the title.


Healthier US School Challenge: Smarter Lunchrooms
HUSSC: SL is a voluntary certification initiative established to recognize those schools participating in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP) and School Breakfast Program (SBP) that have created healthier school environments through promotion...

Professional Standards for School Nutrition Employees
The Healthy Hunger-Free Kids Act (HHFKA) of 2010, Section 306, directed the United States Department of Agriculture to establish minimum national professional standards for all school nutrition employees who manage and operate the National School...



Direct Certification Improvement Grants FY15
Direct Certification Improvement Grants FNS invites State agencies that administer NSLP and SBP to apply for a Direct Certification Improvement Grant to fund the costs of improving their direct certification rates with the Supplemental Nutrition...

Rural Child Poverty Nutrition Center
University of Kentucky lead by Dr. Ann Vail was selected through a competitive process as the grantee that would establish the USDA Rural Child Poverty Nutrition Center. The roles of this Center include: ? developing and administering a series of...

Pilot Projects to Reduce Dependency and Increase Work Requirements and Work Effort under SNAP
Pilot projects to reduce dependency and increase work requirements and work effort under SNAP: The purpose of these pilots is to develop and test methods that raise the number of work registrants under section 6(d) of the Food and Nutrition Act of...

School Wellness Policy Cooperative Agreement
The Local Wellness Policy Surveillance System allows us to monitor, collect, and analyze state law and local district policy data and their effects on the implementation of NSLA legislation and rules and student health outcomes. Through this...

Food Distribution Program on Indian Reservations Nutrition Education Grants
The Food Distribution Program Nutrition Education (FDPNE) grant offers funding totaling approximately $1 million annually to Indian Tribal Organizations (ITOs) or State Distributing Agencies (SDAs) that administer the Food Distribution Program on...

Healthy, Hunger-Free Kids Act of 2010 Childhood Hunger Research and Demonstration Projects
Demonstration Projects to End Childhood Hunger: To test innovative strategies to end childhood hunger, including alternative models for service delivery and benefit levels that promote the reduction or elimination of childhood hunger and food...

Bill Emerson National Hunger Fellows and Mickey Leland International Hunger Fellows Programs
The Bill Emerson Hunger Fellowship Program is to address hunger and poverty in the United States. The Mickey Leland Hunger Fellowship Program is to address international hunger and other humanitarian needs. The purposes of the Fellowships Programs...

Farm to School Grant Program
The Farm to School program exists in order to assist eligible entities, through grants and technical assistance, in implementing farm to school programs that improve access to local foods in eligible schools.

National Food Service Management Institute Administration and Staffing Grant
The Institute of Child Nutrition (ICN), formerly known as the National Food Service Management Institute (NFMSI) is part of the School of Applied Science at The University of Mississippi, and is the only federally funded national center dedicated to...

FNS Food Safety Grants
The Food and Nutrition Service?s Office of Food Safety provides funding to support its mission of increasing awareness, visibility, and impact of food safety on USDA nutrition assistance programs. There are two active cooperative agreements funded....

Fresh Fruit and Vegetable Program
To assist States, through cash grants, in providing free fresh fruits and vegetables to elementary schools with high percentages of children who receive free or reduced price meals through the National School Lunch Program.

Child Nutrition Discretionary Grants Limited Availability
National School Lunch Program (NSLP) Equipment Assistance Grants are awarded via a competitive grant process to school food authorities giving priority to high need schools (i.e. schools in underserved areas, schools with limited access to other...

Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program, Process and Technology Improvement Grants
Process and Technology Improvement Grants: The purpose of these grants is to support efforts by State agencies and their community-based and faith-based partners to develop and implement: 1) Simplified SNAP application and eligibility systems; or 2)...

Emergency Food Assistance Program (Food Commodities)
To help supplement the diets of low-income persons by making USDA Foods available to the State agencies that are responsible for the distribution of USDA Foods within the States.

Food Distribution Program on Indian Reservations
The Food Distribution Program on Indian Reservations (FDPIR) is a nutrition assistance program that may be operated at the request of a Tribe or Indian Tribal Organization (ITO) on an Indian reservation, approved areas near a reservation, or...

Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program
SNAP Benefits: Improve nutrition of low-income households by ensuring access to nutritious, healthful diets through the provision of nutrition education and nutrition assistance through the issuance of monthly benefits for the purchase of food at...

National School Lunch Program
To assist States, through cash grants and food donations, in providing a nutritious nonprofit lunch service for school children and to encourage the domestic consumption of nutritious agricultural commodities.

Nutrition Assistance For Puerto Rico
An alternative to the Special Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) to provide access to healthy food by needy persons residing in the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico.

School Breakfast Program
To assist States in implementing a nutritious nonprofit breakfast service for school children, through meal reimbursements and food donations.

Special Milk Program for Children
To provide subsidies to schools and institutions to encourage the consumption of fluid milk by children.


Popular Food and Nutrition Service Federal Grants

Federal Grants Resources