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Message from the South Carolina Department of Education and DSS regarding delay in P-EBT payments

Message from the South Carolina Department of Education and DSS regarding delay in P-EBT payments

"There will be a delay in the issuance of K-12 Summer P-EBT benefits for students who submitted free or reduced-price meal applications during the summer months (June 1, 2022 - August 16, 2022).  P-EBT cards for newly eligible K-12 students are expected to mail out after December 15, 2022.  Please allow a minimum of 15 business days, after the card’s mailing, for card arrival.  We apologize for this inconvenience."

If you have questions, please contact PEBT@ed.sc.gov.