|P-EBT eligible months||Issuance month|
|October – December 2020||February 28, 2021|
|January – March 2021||April 30, 2021|
|April – June 2021||July 31, 2021|
|July – September||September 30, 2021|
What is P-EBT and who is eligible?
P-EBT was authorized by the Families First Corona Virus Response Act. The purpose of P-EBT is to provide food assistance to families with students who would have received free or reduced lunch while attending school but are not in school due to COVID-19 restrictions. This benefit is available only to families with students enrolled in an Indiana school, and were eligible for free or reduced lunch or the school is a Community Eligibility Provision participant. To participate in the P-EBT program schools must be eligible and students must be eligible.