How to Apply for School Lunch

Contact your school to find out if your family might be eligible for free or reduced price meals or to get an application. There is also the option to apply for school meals at any time throughout the school year by submitting a household application directly to your school.

How to Apply to Receive USDA Foods

Schools that participate in the NSLP and wish to receive USDA Foods should contact their state agency for more information. See a list of state agency contacts.

How to Apply for Other USDA Foods Programs

For information about other USDA Foods programs, including the Emergency Food Assistance Program (TEFAP) or the Commodity Supplemental Food Program (CSFP), please contact the appropriate state agency. See a list of state agency contacts.