The NEHA-FDA RFFM Grant Appliction Portal Dates Have Been Announced!

The NEHA-FDA RFFM Grant Application Portal Dates Have Been Announced

The NEHA-FDA RFFM Application Portal will be opening soon! The following are important dates to remember regarding the 2021 application timeline:

September 1, 2021: Portal opens for registration
September 9, 2021: Portal opens for application
November 15, 2021: Portal closes (7:59 p.m. EDT) 

Visit our NEHA-FDA RFFM Grant Program page 

To review four actions that can be taken right now to start preparing a successful application this fall, visit our NEHA-FDA RFFM wepage. These actions are:

1. Enrollment in the Retail Program Standards

2. Determining your eligibility, and choosing an application track that meets the capacity needs and Retail Program Standards goals of your jurisdiction

3. Understanding the two types of base grants, and the four optional add-on grants

4. Completing a Comprehensive Strategic Improvement Plan (CSIP), to be attached to your base grant application


Each action will provide retail food regulatory agencies with clear, visual, step-by-step guidance for successfully navigating the NEHA-FDA RFFM grant program and preparing each individual component of the application. Three additional actions as well as a detailed "Grant Guidance" downloadable document will be added to the web page soon. 

For additional questions, please feel free to contact our support team. We are here to help:​
NEHA-FDA RFFM Grant Program Support Team

Toll-free: (833) 575-2404


Release Date: 
Tuesday, August 17, 2021
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