Funding Opportunity ID: 313358
Opportunity Number: USDA-FNS-FDD-FDPNE-FY19
Opportunity Title: USDA-FNS-FDD-FDPNE-FY19
Opportunity Category: Discretionary
Opportunity Category Explanation:
Funding Instrument Type: Grant
Category of Funding Activity: Food and Nutrition
Category Explanation:
CFDA Number(s): 10.594
Eligible Applicants: Native American tribal governments (Federally recognized)
Native American tribal organizations (other than Federally recognized tribal governments)
Others (see text field entitled “Additional Information on Eligibility” for clarification)
Additional Information on Eligibility: Indian Tribal Organizations (ITO) and State Agencies (SA) that administer FDPIR may apply individually and/or as a consortium (e.g., as a region or a regional nutrition advisory council). A current FDPIR allowance holder (i.e., an entity that has a direct agreement with FNS to administer FDPIR) must submit the application. If one or more ITOs wish to apply as a consortium, one ITO must be designated as the lead agency and apply on behalf of the other ITOs. The lead agency is responsible, fiscally and operationally, for the overall administration of the project.
Agency Code: USDA-FNS1
Agency Name: Department of Agriculture
Food and Nutrition Service
Posted Date: Mar 01, 2019
Close Date: Apr 30, 2019
Last Updated Date: Mar 01, 2019
Award Ceiling: $220,000
Award Floor: $2,000
Estimated Total Program Funding: $1,000,000
Expected Number of Awards:
Description: Since 2008, FNS awards funding for nutrition education projects through Food DistributionProgram Nutrition Education (FDPNE) grants each fiscal year. Indian Tribal Organizations(ITOs) and State agencies (SAs) that are current FDPIR allowance holders (have a direct agreement with FNS to administer FDPIR) are eligible to apply for funds to conduct projects that provide nutrition information and services to FDPIR participants. The Fiscal Year (FY) 2019 SNAP Education Plan Guidance is the basis for FDPNE nutrition, gardening, and physical activities. FNS selects components of this guidance for development of FDPNE project requirements. The FY 2019 SNAP Education Plan Guidance may be reviewed at The 2015-2020 Dietary Guidelines for Americans were published in January 2016. FNS selects components of the guidelines for development of FDPNE project goals. Visit to review the current recommendations.
Version: 3
Modification Comments: adding the estimated program funding total

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