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ConnectALL Deployment Program County Partnerships

ConnectALL Deployment Program County Partnerships

Overview

The ConnectALL Deployment Program – County Partnerships aims to address locations that do not have access to reliable, affordable, high-speed internet service by providing grants for broadband deployment to Counties that have conducted competitive processes to identify internet service provider partner(s) to serve those locations. ConnectALL anticipates awarding a total of up to $50 million to fund direct expenses related to broadband deployment.

Read the press release.

Program Dates

April 5: Request for Applications issued

April 19: Opening of Consolidated Funding Application Portal 

May 17: Application submission deadline

June: Anticipated announcement of conditional awards

Eligible Applicants

Eligible Applicants for Program funds are New York Counties that, prior to the issue of the ConnectALL Deployment Program – County Partnerships Request for Applications, have already issued their own requests for proposals and/or conducted comparable competitive solicitation processes to designate internet service provider partner(s) to serve unserved and underserved locations in their jurisdiction AND that will have completed their selection before the application deadline.

Although Counties will be the applicants to the Request for Applications, ConnectALL may make grant awards to Counties or directly to their internet service provider partner(s), depending on the County applicant’s proposed grant administration arrangement and ConnectALL’s assessment of administrative capacity.

How to Apply

Contact Us

Please send your questions regarding the ConnectALL Deployment Program - County Partnerships to: [email protected].

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