Schools, Health and Libraries Broadband Coalition Holds Broadband Summit
Broadband Mapping, Broadband Stimulus, Broadband's Impact, Congress, Education, Health, House of Representatives, NTIA, Senate, States, Universal Service
March 30th, 2011
WASHINGTON March 30, 2011- The Schools, Health and Libraries Broadband Coalition assembled broadband stimulus award winners and government officials for their inaugural broadband summit on Tuesday to share solutions and success in solving digital literacy and adoption issues.
The SHLBC, formed two years ago, comprises libraries, hospitals, schools, non-profit groups and corporations that seek to further broadband availability for community anchor institutions.
NTIA Gives $6.1 Million in Grants to North Carolina, Washington
Broadband's Impact, Education, States, Tribal Broadband
September 16th, 2010
WASHINGTON, September 16, 2010 – The Commerce Department’s National Telecommunications and Information Administration on Thursday announced two American Recovery and Reinvestment Act investments, totaling $6.1 million in grants, to North Carolina and Washington.
NTIA Offers Funds to State and Local Governments for Public Safety Projects
Broadband Updates, Broadband's Impact, FCC, NTIA, Wireless
May 21st, 2010
WASHINGTON, May 21, 2010 – The National Telecommunications and Information Administration announced that it would allow some state and local governments to apply for broadband stimulus funding to support public safety projects.
NTIA Allocates $2.6B for Round Two, Receives $11B in Requests
Broadband Data, Broadband Stimulus, Broadband Updates, Broadband's Impact, NTIA, States
April 8th, 2010
WASHINGTON, April 8, 2010 – The Commerce Department’s National Telecommunications and Information Administration announced it has received 867 applications requesting $11 billion in funding for proposed broadband projects throughout the United States.
Massachusetts Seeks $45 Million in Broadband Funding
Broadband Stimulus, Broadband Updates, Broadband's Impact, States
March 30th, 2010
WASHINGTON, March 30, 2010 – Massachusetts Gov. Deval Patrick announced that the state has submitted an application for $45.4 million in federal stimulus funding to expand broadband access in western Massachusetts.
California Communities Win Broadband Grant
Broadband Stimulus, Broadband Updates, Broadband's Impact, National Broadband Plan, NTIA
March 1st, 2010
WASHINGTON, March 1, 2010 – The Commerce Department last week announced a $7.25 million investment to boost economic opportunities in some low-income communities in California.
Utah and New Jersey Win Broadband Grants
Broadband Stimulus, Broadband's Impact, National Broadband Plan, NTIA, States
February 23rd, 2010
WASHINGTON, February 23, 2010 – The Commerce Department’s National Telecommunications and Information Administration this week announced investments to boost the broadband experience in Utah and New Jerse
ZeroDivide Looks for Broadband Grant Partnerships
Broadband Stimulus, NTIA
July 31st, 2009
WASHINGTON, July 31, 2009 – ZeroDivide, an investor in community enterprises leveraging technology to help underserved communities, is looking for non-profit partners to apply for broadband monies that are part of the national economic stimulus plan.