Emergency Broadband Benefit

The federal Emergency Broadband Benefit (EBB) is a temporary program that provides discounts of up to $50 a month for internet service at home.

Participants in the EBB program can also receive a one-time discount of up to $100 for a device bought through a participating provider.

How to Qualify

A household can qualify if at least one member meets one of the following conditions:

  • Participates in a federal assistance programs like SNAP or Medicaid
  • Receives benefits under the free and reduced-price school meal program
  • Received a federal Pell Grant during the current award year
  • Lost a job or experienced a substantial loss of income during the pandemic

How to Apply

Applications to the EBB program are available in English and Spanish at these links:

For additional details, use these links for quick access to flyers in English and Spanish:

More Information in English

Broadband benefit program flyer in English

More Information in Spanish

Broadband benefit program flyer in Spanish