Beginning today, June 1, Pandemic Electronic Benefit Transfer (P-EBT) a one-time benefit will be available to households to receive up to $313.50 per student.
Families who currently receive SNAP, Medicaid, or KTAP benefits will receive the additional benefit automatically.
Families who fall under criteria #3 and do not receive the above mentioned benefits may complete a simple online application: https://benefind.ky.gov/ Student name, address, date of birth, and student identification number (SSID) are required. Once approved for P-EBT, these households will receive a card within 10 business days with activation and card use instructions. Approved households may call toll free (888) 979-9949 for assistance activating their cards and for more information.
If you need help with your student’s SSID number, please contact the MCS Nutrition Office at (859) 497-8578. In order to release this information to a parent/guardian over the phone, you will need to provide the child’s name, date of birth, and home address.
The deadline to apply for P-EBT is July 10.