Fruits, vegetables and nuts mixed together covering a table.

We have received the following information from the Nebraska Department of Education regarding P-EBT benefits for families who have been approved for free or reduced meal benefits. 

"Summer 2022 P-EBT benefits were processed between December 13, 2022 and December 15, 2022. Many households with eligible students will receive newly issued P-EBT cards by mail in the next week to 10 days.  

The eligibility requirements for Summer 2022 P-EBT are:

  1. Student was enrolled in your school district (not homeschool) on the final day of SY2021-22; AND
  2. Student was eligible for Free or Reduced-price meal benefits during SY2021-22 or summer coverage period of May 31, 2022 – August 13, 2022 (by direct certification or meal benefits application).

If you have questions about the P-EBT benefits and process, view the DHHS FAQ, Pandemic Electronic Benefits Transfer (P-EBT) – COVID-19 Frequently Asked Questions, and the P-EBT section on the Nutrition Services Homepage: Nutrition Services – Nebraska Department of Education."