The deadline to apply to the Maryland Department of Human Resources (DHR) for funding to cover the costs of an electronic benefits transfer (EBT) wireless machines and service fees to be able to accept SNAP is August 15th.
The funding, provided by USDA to increase the acceptance of SNAP at farmers markets, is available to both markets and farmers.
The 2013 Application Forms can be found here:
Here is a step-by-step guide to accessing the funding, including links to the necessary forms and guidelines: 2013 Timeline for Market Managers to Access EBT Funding.
You can also find all of the 2013 forms on this site here: 2013 EBT-SNAP Funding Forms.
If you would like help with the application process, please contact us as soon as possible.