The Wisconsin Public Service Commission has announced their 2017 Broadband Expansion Grants. Applications for grants may be submitted by any of the following:
- An organization operated for profit or not for profit, including a cooperative.
- A telecommunications utility.
A city, village, town, or county that has established a legal partnership or joint venture arrangement with an otherwise qualified organization or telecommunications utility.
The PSC is hosting workshops to “help guide community participants toward a stronger understanding of grant guidelines, grant-eligible areas, possible public-private partnership models, previous grant awardee examples, and timelines for grant applications”.
A local workshop will be held on:
Thursday, April 14, 2016
Eau Claire Charter Bank
1010 W. Clairemont Ave.
Eau Claire, WI 54701
Or if you cannot attend in person plan to participate in a webinar held on:
Wednesday, May 4, 2016
10 -11:30 a.m.
Applications for the Broadband Expansion Grants for Fiscal Year 2017 are due Thursday, June 16, 2016.
Instructions and additional information may be found at: http://psc.wi.gov