Supports field-based projects that provide development assistance and emergency relief in food-insecure areas using locally procured commodities.
Through the Local and Regional Food Aid Procurement (LRP) Program, FAS is authorized to partner with private voluntary organizations, cooperatives, and the World Food Program to implement field-based projects that provide development assistance and emergency relief using locally procured commodities.
The LRP program complements existing U.S. government food assistance programs, especially the McGovern-Dole International Food for Education and Child Nutrition Program, which supports school feeding and maternal and child nutrition projects around the world.
Local and Regional Food Aid Procurement Regulations
For application instructions or to read the full 2019 Notice of Funding Opportunity, please go directly to the Food Aid Information System (FAIS)
The application deadline is May 29, 2019
Fiscal Year 2019 Priority Countries