Broadband Grants and Funding

Broadband Grants and Funding

   

Federal

  


Fund

Project Type

Link

FCC CAF II

Incumbent Provider Last Mile Funding for Limited Area

https://www.fcc.gov/general/connect-america-fund-caf

USDA Telecommunications Infrastructure Loans & Loan Guarantees

Construction, maintenance, improvement and expansion of telephone service and broadband in rural areas

http://www.rd.usda.gov/programs-services/telecommunications-infrastructure-loans-loan-guarantees
USDA Farm Bill Broadband Loans & Loan Guarantees

Construction, improvement, or acquisition of facilities and equipment needed to provide service at the broadband lending speed in eligible rural areas

http://www.rd.usda.gov/programs-services/farm-bill-broadband-loans-loan-guarantees

USDA Distance Learning & Telemedicine Grants

Use the unique capabilities of telecommunications to connect to each other and to the world, overcoming the effects of remoteness and low population density

http://www.rd.usda.gov/programs-services/distance-learning-telemedicine-grants

USDA Community Connect Grants

Fund broadband deployment into rural communities where it is not yet economically viable for private sector providers to deliver service http://www.rd.usda.gov/programs-services/community-connect-grants
 

State

  
Fund

Project Type
Link

Broadband Deployment Board

Last Mile Grant Program for Service Providers        

https://www.colorado.gov/pacific/dora/broadband-deployment-board

FCC ERATE - Schools and  Libraries                    

Ensure that schools and libraries can obtain high-speed Internet access and telecommunications at affordable rates

http://www.usac.org/sl/

DOLA                              

Middle Mile Grant Program for communities         

https://www.colorado.gov/pacific/dola/broadband-program

Rural Health Care Telecommunications Program   

Provides discounts for telecommunications services for eligible health care providers

http://www.usac.org/rhc/