Food Insecurity Nutrition Incentive (FINI) Grant Program

Program: 
Food Insecurity Nutrition Incentive (FINI) Grant Program

To support projects to increase the purchase of fruits and vegetables among low-income consumers participating in the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) by providing incentives at the point of purchase. The program will test strategies that could contribute to our understanding of how best to increase the purchase of fruits and vegetables by Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) participants that would inform future efforts, and develop effective and efficient benefit redemption technologies.

Eligibility Details

Who Is Eligible to Apply: 
Other or Additional Information (See below)
More Information on Eligibility: 
See Part III, Eligibility Information in the RFA for details.

Important Dates

Posted Date: 
Thursday, October 20, 2016
Closing Date: 
Monday, December 12, 2016

Additional Information

For More Information Contact: 
Jane Clary Loveless, Ph.D., RN
Contact for Electronic Access Problems: 
electronic@nifa.usda.gov
Funding Opportunity Number: 
USDA-NIFA-FINI-006104
CFDA number: 
10.331
Previous fiscal year(s) RFA: 
application/pdf FY 2015 FINI (614.6 KB)
Estimated Total Program Funding: 
$16,700,000
Cost Sharing or Matching Requirement: 
100%