ALERT - Pandemic EBT 2020-2021
South Carolina has obtained approval from the U.S. Department of Agriculture, Food and Nutrition Service for issuance of Pandemic EBT (P-EBT) benefits to eligible K-12 students for the 2020-2021 school year. P-EBT cards are expected to be mailed out by April 16, 2021 for students eligible for P-EBT benefits for the months of September 2020-December 2020.
All P-EBT eligible students, including child(ren) in active SNAP households, will receive a new P-EBT card for the 2020-2021 school year.
Check the status of your child’s P-EBT benefits here. (You will need your child(ren)'s Student Number, this can be found on the student's report card.)
For a listing of South Carolina schools participating in the National School Lunch Program, including CEP schools, click here: SY 2020-2021 School Listing
P-EBT for children in child care is a separate feeding program and is still under development. Please check back for updates.
Please do not call your local DSS County office for information or questions on the P-EBT program. Benefits cannot be expedited at this time. Please refer to the Pandemic EBT Frequently Asked Questions / Espanol FAQs.
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