Food Distribution Program Nutrition Education Projects

Type: 
Funding
Organization: 
USDA
Description: 

Deadline passed as of May 1, 2017. Dealine for 2018 unknown. Since 2008, FNS awards funding for nutrition education projects through Food Distribution Program Nutrition Education (FDPNE) grants each fiscal year. Indian Tribal Organizations (ITOs) and State agencies (SAs) that are current FDPIR allowance holders (have a direct agreement with FNS to administer FDPIR) are eligible to apply for funds to conduct projects that provide nutrition information and services to FDPIR participants. The FY 2017 SNAP Education Plan Guidance is the basis for FDPNE nutrition, gardening, and physical activities.

Category: 
health education, food justice, human health, diet, noncommunicable disease, nutrition, exercise,
Funding Amount: 
$3,000-$2,000.
Matching Funds: 
Yes.

Geography:

Eligibility: 
Native American tribal governments (Federally recognized) State governments Native American tribal organizations (other than Federally recognized tribal governments)