Team Nutrition Training Grants for School Meal Recipe Development
A Request for Applications for the Fiscal Year 2021 Team Nutrition Training Grant for School Meal Recipe Development is now available through Grants.gov. FNS expects to award approximately $5.2 million to state agencies (up to $300,000 per state) that administer the National School Lunch Program. The application submission due date has been extended to May 27, 2020, at 11:59 PM ET. This extension provides state agencies an additional 55 days to complete the grant application process. Grant funds assist states in helping schools offer meals supported by recipes that utilize local agricultural products and reflect local food preparation practices and taste preferences.
||February 11, 2020, at 2:00 pm ET|
||Letter of Intent Due||February 21, 2020|
||Application Submission Deadline||May 27, 2020, by 11:59 pm ET|
||Awards Announced||October 2020|
Who May Apply
State agencies that administer the National School Lunch Program or School Breakfast Program are eligible to apply.
Application Due Date
Full grant applications must be submitted through Grants.gov by 11:59 pm ET Wednesday, May 27, 2020. Applications received after the deadline date will be deemed ineligible and will not be reviewed or considered. FNS will not accept mailed, faxed, or hand-delivered applications. Applications submitted without the required supporting documents, forms, certification will not be considered. Applications not submitted via the Grants.gov portal will not be considered. Applicants experiencing difficulty submitting their application should contact Anna Arrowsmith.