Solicitation Overview

This solicitation is now closed.

FNS Request For Information - EBT Services
Solicitation No.

The Food and Nutrition Service (FNS) is interested in identifying ways to stimulate increased competition in the Electronic Benefit Transfer (EBT) marketplace and identify procurement or systems features that are barriers to new entrants. FNS is also seeking suggestions which will improve procurement of the delivery of EBT transaction processing services through modifications to, or replacement of, the existing business model.  This Request for Information (RFI) seeks to obtain input from EBT stakeholders and other financial payment industry members and interested parties, regarding options and alternatives available to improve the procurement and current operational aspects of EBT.  Interested stakeholders are invited to respond to any or all of the questions in the RFI at the link below.

Solicitation Type
Request for Information (RFI)
Release Date
Tuesday, June 23, 2015
Close Date
Saturday, October 24, 2015
Point of Contact (POC)
Andrea Gold, Director, Retailer Policy and Management Division, Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program, (703) 305-2434,