Resource | Research
Summer Electronic Benefits Transfer for Children (SEBTC) Demonstration Evaluation Findings of the Proof-of-Concept Year

The 2010 Agriculture Appropriations Act (P.L. 111‐80) authorized and provided funding for USDA to implement and rigorously evaluate the
Summer Food for Children Demonstration, one component of which is the Summer Electronic Benefits Transfer for Children (SEBTC).

Resource | Report
Summer EBT for Children Comprehensive Final Report - Peer Review Plan

Authorized under the Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act (P.L. 111-8), the Summer EBT for Children (SEBTC) demonstrations rigorously test and evaluate the extent to which the use of electronic benefits technologies can be used to reduce food insecurity among children eligible for assistance through the FNS National School Lunch and Summer Food Service Programs.

Resource | Research | Demonstrations
Summer Electronic Benefits Transfer for Children (SEBTC) Demonstration: 2012 Congressional Status Report

Summer Electronic Benefits Transfer for Children (SEBTC) Demonstration:
2012 Congressional Status Report and Appendices Contract #: AG-3198-C-11-0002

Resource | Research | Demonstrations
Summer Electronic Benefits Transfer for Children (SEBTC): Evaluation Findings for Proof-of-Concept Year

The Summer Electronic Benefits Transfer for Children (SEBTC), conducted its initial proof-of-concept during the summer of 2011. The SEBTC demonstration aims to mitigate summer child food insecurity by leveraging existing electronic benefit transfer (EBT) technologies used by the WIC and SNAP programs.

Resource | Research | Demonstrations
Congressional Status Report on the 2012 Summer Food Service Program Enhancement Demonstrations

Final Congressional Status Report on the 2012 Summer Food Service Program Enhancement Demonstrations

Resource | Technical Assistance
WIC MIS – EBT Universal Interface

This document standardizes the functional requirements for the Universal Interface between the WIC Management Information Systems (WIC MIS) and the WIC Electronic Benefit Transfer systems (WIC EBT system) used in the Special Supplemental Food Program for Women, Infants and Children (WIC) nutrition program.

Resource | Policy Memos | 2012-1
Offering to Sell WIC Foods, Benefits, and/or EBT Cards Publicly or Online

The purpose of this memorandum is to transmit guidance regarding the sale of, or intent to sell, Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants and Children (WIC) foods, benefits and/or Electronic Benefit Transfer (EBT) cards verbally, in print or online through websites such as Craigslist, Facebook, Twitter, eBay, etc.

Resource | Instructions
Summary of Early Implementation of Summer Electronic Benefits Transfer for Children

The Summer Electronic Benefits Transfer for Children (SEBTC), one such demonstration, conducted its initial proof-of-concept phase during the summer of 2011. The SEBTC demonstration aims to test the effect of a household-based benefit transfer on food insecurity during the summer months by leveraging existing programs and technologies.

Resource | Technical Assistance
WIC EBT Technical Implementation Guide 2012 Version

This guidance is to provide the implementation framework for Online and Smart Card WIC EBT. FNS expects all stakeholders supporting WIC EBT to incorporate these guidelines into all WIC EBT systems that have been funded by federal funds provided by the WIC Program.