~ from Hennepin County news
Starting Wednesday, May 12, a new temporary federal program, called the Emergency Broadband Benefit, helps families and households struggling to afford internet service during the COVID-19 pandemic. Eligible households can receive a discount of up to $50 per month toward broadband service.
Households can apply for discounted internet if they meet any of the following categories:
The benefit is limited to one monthly discount per household.
Learn more and apply:
Or contact the Emergency Broadband Support Center hotline at 1-833-511-0311 or EBBHelp@USAC.org.