Learn How to Access Broadband Funding During Feb. 23 Webinar

Friday, February 9, 2018/Categories: Community Development Division

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Join Broadband for Montana Schools February 23 at 9:00 a.m. for a brief webinar on how your school or district can apply for a portion of the $2 million state match funding to boost broadband access in your schools.

The deadline to apply for state match dollars is quickly approaching, so don’t miss this opportunity to learn the easy steps for applying to the Broadband for Montana Schools program.

The Department of Commerce has contracted with professional consultants to help schools navigate the federal E-rate and state match funding processes, and those experts are available to school leaders for free.

CLICK HERE to register for the webinar on Friday, February 23 at 9:00 a.m.

Applying to Broadband for Montana Schools in 3 easy steps:

  1. Complete the 3-page Broadband for Montana Schools program application. All the information we need is on your FCC Form 470.
  2. Have your Superintendent or authorized individual complete and sign the resolution to authorize submission of your application.
  3. Mail the completed application to: Broadband for Montana Schools Program | Community Development Division | P.O. Box 200523 | Helena, MT 59620-0523 OR submit electronically via docbroadband@mt.gov.



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