Evidence-based analysis and rigorous evaluation are critical tools to promote effective policies and strong management in the Federal nutrition assistance programs. The Office of Research and Analysis (ORA) leads the development and execution of FNS's study and evaluation agenda. This web page is intended to provide access to ORA's work to program partners, other stakeholders, and the general public.
- Study and Evaluation Plans: Description of FNS's annual research agendas
- Grant/Demonstration Projects: Projects to examine special areas of program performance or participants needs or to test potential operational or policy improvements.
- SNAP Community Characteristics: Find data about your community and its SNAP households.
- SNAP Quality Control Data