Monetary Benefits Available- P-EBT Federal Program

Pandemic EBT (P-EBT) funds are coming for the 2020-2021 school year. What is P-EBT? P-EBT is a program to help you purchase food for your school-age child(ren) who were eligible for free or reduced price school meals through the National School Lunch Program (NSLP), but whose schools closed or operated with reduced attendance or hours for five consecutive days due to COVID-19.


Eligible students in fully remote learning situations will get $122.76 a month. Students in hybrid learning situations will get $61.38 a month.


P-EBT for eligible families will be added to your Families First Card or mailed to you starting at the end of July. Need more information? Visit the P-EBT section of

To see if you qualify:

If you have not submitted a lunch application for the 2020-2021 school year, you may do so now. You may submit your application online at 

If you already receive SNAP benefits, you do NOT need to re-apply.

Please click the links below should you have any questions regarding this program. 


2020-2021 Flyer English

2020-2021 Flyer Spanish

NJ Snap Website

P-EBT Parent FAQs

County Boards of Social Services

For any further questions please contract the Business Office at 973-696-5500 extension 1004.

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