Important Emergency Broadband Benefit Program Updates

Congress recently created the Affordable Connectivity Program, a new long-term, $14 billion program, which will replace the Emergency Broadband Benefit Program. This investment in broadband affordability will help ensure we can afford the connections we need for work, school, health care and more for a long time. Households enrolled in the Emergency Broadband Benefit Program […]

Emergency Broadband Benefit Program Available for qualified Arkansans: Money for broadband services, tablets, or computers

Español | 繁體中文 | Tagalog | Tiếng Việt | 한국어 The Emergency Broadband Benefit is an FCC program to help families and households struggling to afford internet service during the COVID-19 pandemic. This new benefit will connect eligible households to jobs, critical healthcare services, virtual classrooms, and so much more. “We need to use all available tools to get 100% of us connected in this […]

Governor Hutchinson Announces the “Arkansas Rural Connect” Grant Program, $25 Million for Broadband Deployment

08.06.2019 Original Article Must provide broadband speed of 25 Mbps/3 Mbps; Town must have at least 500 residents to qualify LITTLE ROCK – Following his July 23 announcement establishing the Arkansas State Broadband Office, Governor Asa Hutchinson today announced “Arkansas Rural Connect,” a new $25 million grant program within the Arkansas State Broadband Office. Governor Hutchinson made the announcement […]