38 minutes 14 seconds ago
Subscribe to Broadband  feed (RSS feed)

State Office of Digital Equity and Literacy Launches $24M Digital Equity Grant Program

17 hours 9 minutes ago

Governor Roy Cooper today announced the launch of the state’s first digital equity grant program, which will help North Carolinians afford high-speed internet, obtain digital devices and access digital literacy resources. The multi-phased program, administered by the N.C. Department of Information Technology’s Office of Digital Equity and Literacy, will invest up to $24 million of federal American Rescue Plan Act funds for collaborative digital equity projects.


State Awards $30M in Grants to Expand Internet Access in 11 N.C. Counties

1 month 3 weeks ago

More than 13,000 households and 582 businesses across North Carolina are set to receive access to high-speed internet thanks to more than $30.8 million in NCDIT-awarded GREAT grants, Governor Roy Cooper announced today. This is in addition to the $23.4 million in GREAT grants NCDIT awarded on July 18.