Summer Meals Grant Application

The Summer Meals Program grant cycle has opened! Grants will help organizations expand access to and participation in United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) supported summer meal programs. To learn more about the Summer Food Service Program visit the USDA’s website.

  • Mini-grants up to $5,000 are to be used for equipment, personnel, transportation, and other non-food program expenses. New and returning sponsors are eligible to apply for this grant. Mini-Grant Application Deadline is April 13, 2018.


  • To be eligible for Capacity Building grants up to $10,000 you have to be a returning Summer Meals Sponsor with more than two sites under your sponsorship. Applicants interested in this grant contact Sonianne Lozada at 


Potential grantees should only submit one application per organization and will have the option to specify what type of grant they are applying for.

For more information and to apply for a grant, visit Summer Meals Grant.