New Mexico to Receive $74.4 Million in Broadband Grants
Broadband Stimulus, Education, Fiber, Health, NTIA, Public Safety, Rural Utilities Service, States, Tribal Broadband
August 16th, 2010
WASHINGTON, August 16, 2010- New Mexico entities received a $10.6 million broadband stimulus grant from the National Telecommunications and Information Administration, and support for a $63.8 million project from the Rural Utilities Service of the Department of Agriculture.
The NTIA grant will be given to North Central New Mexico Economic Development District to deploy a middle-mile project across three counties and five tribal areas. The project will directly serve 123 community anchor institutions, 19,227 homes and 1,332 businesses. “Middle mile” projects aim to expand the availability of broadband interconnections to companies and organizations that offer service to end-users.
Commerce Announces Final Grant Awards from First Funding Round
Broadband Updates, Broadband's Impact, NTIA, States, Universal Service, Wireless
April 27th, 2010
WASHINGTON, April 27, 2010 – The Commerce Department has announced nine broadband investments totaling more than $114 million in grants, in more than a dozen states. The announcement marks the final grant awards from the first round of BTOP applications.
Commerce Department Announces 10 Broadband Investments Worth $63 Million
Broadband Data, Broadband Stimulus, Broadband Updates, Broadband's Impact, National Broadband Plan, States
March 26th, 2010
WASHINGTON, March 26, 2010 – The Commerce Department on Thursday announced 10 investments in broadband growth across the nation that total approximately $63 million.
New Mexico, West Texas Score Broadband Grant
Broadband Updates, Broadband's Impact, National Broadband Plan, States
February 25th, 2010
Washington, February 25, 2010 – The Commerce Department on Wednesday announced an $11.2 million grant to bring broadband to eastern New Mexico and parts of Texas. The grant aims to help bring high-speed Internet access to more than 200 institutions such as schools, healthcare facilities and government agencies. “Over the last 10 years, America has […]
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.