THE STATE EDUCATION DEPARTMENT / THE UNIVERSITY OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK / ALBANY, NY 12234
Office of P-20 Education Policy
The USDA Food and Nutrition Service will be completing the HealthierUS School Challenge: Smarter Lunchrooms (HUSSC: SL) Award Program, effective December 31, 2018. There are a few key dates to keep in mind:
- June 30, 2018: All applications are due to State agencies.
- July 1, 2018: USDA will no longer accept HUSSC applications for review.
- By December 31, 2018: The USDA National Office will do a final review and announce the final set of awards.
Please visit Team Nutrition’s HUSSC website (https://www.fns.usda.gov/hussc/healthierus-school-challenge-smarter-lunchrooms) for more information about the phase-out, as well as other helpful information for schools that are in the process of applying, those that have submitted applications, and those that have received awards.