Summer Food Service Program Sponsor
Potential New Sponsors: new sponsors must attend an in-person workshop and complete the annual online training modules prior to application approval.
Returning Sponsors: Returning SFSP sponsors must complete the annual online training prior to application approval.
Returning Sponsors identified as Serious Deficiency in the prior program year: Returning sponsors with SDs must register and attend an in-person workshop and complete the annual online training modules prior to application approval.
Annual Online Training Modules:
Site Supervisor Training:
Site Supervisor Training PowerPoint
TIPS Webinar – Sponsor Application
TIPS Webinar – Management Plan
Utilizing Grants & Unique Partnerships to Serve More Summer Meals
Summer Meals: Funding and Grant Opportunities
Child Nutrition Program Conference Calls
SFSP Allowable Costs and Needed Documentation
Federal Guides for SFSP
SFSP 2016 Administrative Guidance for Sponsors
SFSP 2017 Site Supervisors Guide - English
SFSP 2017 Site Supervisor Guide - Spanish
Current and historical policy memos can be found at U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) Food and Nutrition Service (FNS) Documents and Resources
Summer Food Service Program forms are accessible in TIPS. Log on to TIPS using your assigned user name and password. Select ‘applications’ located on the upper left menu bar. Scroll down and select ‘download forms’ for the complete list of available resources.
Community and Social Services
Summer Food Service Program (SFSP)
TN Department of Human Services
James K. Polk Building - 15th floor
505 Deaderick Street
Nashville, TN 37243
Phone: (615) 313-4749