USDA National Institute of Food and Agriculture (NIFA) is accepting applications for the Gus Schumacher Nutrition Incentive Program (GusNIP). GusNIP supports projects to increase the purchase of fruits and vegetables among low-income consumers participating in the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) and nutrition assistance by providing incentives at the point of purchase. The anticipated amount available for NIFA to support this program in FY 2021 is approximately $41.6 million. Applications may only be submitted by government agencies and nonprofit organizations.
Applications are due by March 16, 2021.