THE STATE EDUCATION DEPARTMENT / THE UNIVERSITY OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK / ALBANY, NY 12234
Office of P-20 Education Policy
The Turnip the Beet Award recognizes outstanding summer meal program sponsors across the nation who work hard to offer high quality meals to children that are appetizing, appealing, and nutritious during the summer months. Being selected as a winner brings a sense of pride and validation to your program and your community.
For more information on the criteria and how to apply go to: https://www.fns.usda.gov/sfsp/turnip-the-beet.
To nominate your Summer Food Service Program, or another SFSP in New York State, complete the nomination form: https://fns-prod.azureedge.us/sites/default/files/resource-files/TUB-2023-nomination-form_fillable_final.pdf
Please send your submission to firstname.lastname@example.org by September 1, 2023.
Questions can be directed to Kylie Smith in the Child Nutrition Office at 518-486-1086.