How To Apply For Food Stamps In Your State

The process for applying for food stamps is different from state to state. In most states you will need to visit a local state or county SNAP office to fill out and submit a food stamp application. In other states they allow you to apply for food stamps online. In order to receive SNAP benefits, you must meet the eligibility requirements set by your state. Households must meet certain criteria's including available resources, current household income, deductions, employment requirements, immigrant eligibility etc. This information will be used to determine if you qualify for food stamps and determine the allotment, the amount of SNAP benefits, your household will receive. To find out more about the state food stamp eligibility requirements, select your state below.