Program Name: Rural Broadband Loans, Loan and Grants combinations, and Loan
Organization: United States Department of Agriculture – Rural Development
Address: 2118 W. Part Court, Suite A, Champaign, IL 61821
Phone: 217-403-6200
Briefly Describe the Purpose of the Program
Provides funds for the construction, improvement, or purchase of facilities and equipment needed to provide service at the broadband lending speed in eligible rural areas
Year Program Established:
Eligibility Requirements or Restrictions Open to: Nonprofits, corporations, LLCs, cooperatives or mutual organizations, government organizations, federally recognized Tribes Individuals and partnerships are not eligible.

Population: For loan and grant combinations, at least 90 percent of the households in the proposed service area must not have access to broadband service. For loans and loan guarantees, the service threshold is 50 percent

Application Deadline: Closed
Application Guidelines:
Funding Cap Per Application or Fiscal Year Program Funding:
How Must Funds Be Used: