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Income Eligibility Scales for 2013-14

Income eligibility guidelines for free and reduced-price meals or free milk in Child Nutrition Programs.

Income Eligibility Guidelines
for Free and Reduced-Price Meals or Free Milk
in Child Nutrition Programs

Effective July 1, 2013, through June 30, 2014, participants from households with incomes at or below the following levels may be eligible for free or reduced-price meals or free milk.

Note: The new income calculations are based on annual figures and the following formulas: Monthly = annual income divided by 12; Twice Per Month = annual income divided by 24; Every Two Weeks = annual income divided by 26; and Weekly = annual income divided by 52. All dollar amounts are rounded up to the next whole dollar.

Free Eligibility Scale
Meals, Snacks, and Milk

Household Size

Annual

Monthly

Twice Per Month

Every Two Weeks

Weekly

1

$14,937

$1,245

$623

$575

$288

2

$20,163

$1,681

$841

$776

$388

3

$25,389

$2,116

$1,058

$977

$489

4

$30,615

$2,552

$1,276

$1,178

$589

5

$35,841

$2,987

$1,494

$1,379

$690

6

$41,067

$3,423

$1,712

$1,580

$790

7

$46,293

$3,858

$1,929

$1,781

$891

8

$51,519

$4,294

$2,147

$1,982

$991

For each additional family member, add:

+$5,226

+$436

+$218

+$201

+$101

Reduced-Price Eligibility Scale
Meals and Snacks

Household Size

Annual

Monthly

Twice Per Month

Every Two Weeks

Weekly

1

$21,257

$1,772

$886

$818

$409

2

$28,694

$2,392

$1,196

$1,104

$552

3

$36,131

$3,011

$1,506

$1,390

$695

4

$43,568

$3,631

$1,816

$1,676

$838

5

$51,005

$4,251

$2,126

$1,962

$981

6

$58,442

$4,871

$2,436

$2,248

$1,124

7

$65,879

$5,490

$2,745

$2,534

$1,267

8

$73,316

$6,110

$3,055

$2,820

$1,410

For each additional family member, add:

+$7,437

+$620

+$310

+$287

+$144

Questions:   Nutrition Services Division | 800-952-5609
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