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Rural Health
Funding by Sponsor: USDA Food and Nutrition Service

Summaries of funding programs are provided by RHIhub for your convenience. Please contact the funder directly for the most complete and current information.

National School Lunch Afterschool Snack Program
Funding for schools and residential child care institutions to provide afterschool snacks to low-income children who participate in the National School Lunch program.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Applications accepted on an ongoing basis
Sponsors: U.S. Department of Agriculture, USDA Food and Nutrition Service
Farm to School Grant Program Inactive
Grants to plan, establish, or sustain a Farm to School program that improves access to local foods in schools.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Dec 8, 2017
Sponsors: U.S. Department of Agriculture, USDA Food and Nutrition Service
Food Distribution Program on Indian Reservations Nutrition Education (FY17 FDPNE) Grant Inactive
Funding to enhance the nutrition knowledge of Food Distribution Program on Indian Reservations participants and to foster positive lifestyle changes through nutrition education.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: May 1, 2017
Sponsors: U.S. Department of Agriculture, USDA Food and Nutrition Service
Farmers’ Market SNAP Support Grants Inactive
Awards funding to support the establishment, expansion, and promotion of SNAP/Electronic Benefits Transfer (EBT) services at farmers’ markets.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Letter of Intent (Optional): May 18, 2015
Application Deadline: Jun 18, 2015
Sponsors: U.S. Department of Agriculture, USDA Food and Nutrition Service
USDA Rural Child Poverty Nutrition Center Cooperative Agreement Inactive
Will award funds to establish a national center dedicated to reducing child food insecurity in persistently poor rural counties.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Letter of Intent (Optional): Oct 20, 2014
Application Deadline: Dec 1, 2014
Sponsors: U.S. Department of Agriculture, USDA Food and Nutrition Service