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Pandemic Electronic Benefit Transfer (P-EBT)

*The P-EBT application deadline has been extended to July 31, 2020.

Pandemic Electronic Benefit Transfer (P-EBT) is a one-time food benefit for families who lost access to free or reduced-price meals due to school closures. Eligible P-EBT families should receive application instructions this week. The P-EBT application will open the first week of June. P-EBT food benefits are for children who received SNAP food benefits for March 2020 and children who are certified for free or reduced-price meals during the 2019-20 Texas school year. For information, visit: hhs.texas.gov/PEBT.

P-EBT Flyer (English)
P-EBT Flyer (Spanish)

How to Apply for P-EPT (English)
How to Apply for P-EPT (Spanish)

The online application for P-EBT is now open.
The application is open until June 30, 2020*. Please review the following letter to see if you qualify to apply to receive these benefits. The application link is provided within the letter.


P-EBT June Letter to Families (English)
P-EBT June Letter to Families (Spanish)

Fill out an application here: https://yourtexasbenefits.com/Learn/PEBT (URL is case sensitive).


For more information, please visit http://hhs.texas.gov/pebt (English) or http://hhs.texas.gov/es/pebt (Spanish) or contact the P-EBT Call Center at 833-613-6220 Monday through Friday, 8:00 am – 6:00 pm.

*The P-EBT application deadline has been extended to July 31, 2020.