Emergency Broadband Benefit Program
The Emergency Broadband Benefit is a Federal Communications Commission program designed to help families and households struggling to afford internet service during the COVID-19 pandemic. The program provides a temporary discount on monthly broadband bills for qualifying low-income households. Consumers can begin applying for and enrolling in the EMergency Broadband Benefit Program on May 12, 2021.
Eligible households can receive:
- Up to $50 per month towards broadband service
- Up to $75 per month if your household is on qualifying Tribal lands
- A one-time discount of up to $100 for a desktop computer, laptop, or tablet (with a co-payment of more than $10 and less than $50 toward the purchase price)
For more information about the program and how to apply click here.