See the tabs below for help in each topic area.

How do I know if I am Eligible for Free Equipment?

Take this Eligibility Assessment to determine whether or not you are eligible to apply for this grant.

I need help getting an eAuthorization account so that I can log into the USDA Online Store Application (OSA).

See our eAuthorization Tip Sheet for help.

Information on what documents are needed to complete your USDA application.

You must send these to USDA via United States Postal Service (USPS) at PO Box 14500, Washington DC 20004 or via fax to 571-395-8021.

  • Copy of your social security card (or other government document with your SSN on it such as the first page of your tax return)
  • Copy of your license or other photo ID such as a passport
  • Completed Certification and Signature page (sample)
Your equipment will ship after your account is approved; Novo Dia Group is MarketLink's software & equipment provider and will send you notifications.

Equipment shipping:

  • You can expect to receive your equipment within 2-3 weeks.
  • You will receive an email notification from Novo Dia Group when your equipment has been shipped.

Set-up your device:

  • You will receive an email notification from Novo Dia Group requesting that you set up your online account; you must sign in to this online portal account to activate your device.
  • Your equipment will come with step-by-step instructions on how to set up the iPhone or iPad, use the application, process transactions, as well as create and download reports.

You can watch a video about your device here: MobileMarket+ video

Training is available on setup and use of your machine. Sign up for training via your welcome packet of information you receive via email from Novo Dia Group or here: Request Training.

How do I set up my equipment?

Here is a video that summarizes the steps for setting up your equipment: What to Expect.

My app needs to be activated - how do I do that?

See this video: Activation How-To for information on how to activate your MobileMarket+ Select application.

How do I switch devices - move the app from one device to another?

Step by step instructions for switching devices can be found here: How to Change Devices.

My data plan has expired; how do I get service on my device?

Here is information on how to switch your MarketLink equipment to a personal account: Transferring Your MarketLink Device.