SNAP-Ed Plan Guidance and Templates

FY 2017 SNAP Education Plan Guidance (PDF | 1.43 MB)

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Read the Cover Letter to the States (PDF|84 KB). Released March 31, 2016. This document provides policy guidance for States regarding the operation of the SNAP Nutrition Education and Obesity Prevention Grant Program, referred to as SNAP-Ed. Note: This Guidance supersedes all previous Guidance.


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SNAP-Ed Evaluation Framework and Interpretive Guide

A focused menu of 51 evaluation indicators that align with the SNAP‐Ed guiding principles and lend support to documenting changes resulting from multiple approaches for low-income nutrition education and obesity prevention.


UPDATED! SNAP-Ed Strategies & Interventions: An Obesity Prevention Toolkit for States (PDF | 2.15 MB)

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April 2016 update. Strategies for Evidence-based Policy and Environmental Change Interventions in Child Care, School, Community and Family Settings - to support the SNAP-Ed Plan Guidance.


Nondiscrimination Statement

Materials developed with SNAP funds must include the nondiscrimination statement that is specific to SNAP (see page 1 when you access the attachment at the provided link). If the material is too small for the full statement to be included, the material must at a minimum include the statement:

[ENGLISH] “This institution is an equal opportunity provider.”
[SPANISH] “Esta institución es un proveedor que ofrece igualdad de oportunidades.”


Funding/Credit Statement

All materials must provide credit to SNAP as a funding source using this example.