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Healthy Meals Incentives

Request for Applications

Request for Applications

A Request for Applications for the fiscal year 2023 Development and Implementation of Healthy Meals Incentives Recognition Awards and Sub-Grants for School Food Authorities Cooperative Agreement is now available on

FNS expects to award approximately $47 million in total funding through a competitive award process for use over the grant period through a cooperative agreement.

Find more information about the Healthy Meals Incentives Initiative.

Application Process

Who May Apply
Non-governmental entities, such as an accredited college/university, private or public non-profit or for-profit research institution, or an organization with experience working in school food service and working with school nutrition professionals to improve the nutritional quality of school meals.

Application Due Date
Full grant applications are due via by 11:59 pm ET Nov. 28, 2022. Applications received after the deadline are deemed ineligible and will not be reviewed or considered.


Back to School

Back to School

Renew, strengthen, energize, and nourish your school’s efforts to support healthy choices with these ready-to-go resources.