Rural Development Broadband Programs

October 27 – 2:00 pm to 2:30 pm

In this session,  you will learn about the diverse USDA’s Rural Broadband Programs. The Broadband ReConnect Program furnishes loans and grants to provide funds for the costs of construction, improvement, or acquisition of facilities and equipment needed to provide broadband service in eligible rural areas. The application window for the second round of funding closed on April 15, 2020, and applications are currently under review.


Brad Clausen

USDA: General Field Representative, Telecommunications Program