NEW Emergency Broadband Benefit Program (EBB)
Enrollment begins 5/12/21!
The Emergency Broadband Benefit is a temporary FCC program to help households struggling to pay for internet service during the pandemic. The EBB program will provide a discount of up to $50 per month towards broadband service for eligible households. The Emergency Broadband Benefit is temporary and is limited to one monthly service discount per household.
EBB Eligibility Guidelines
- Qualifies for the Lifeline program
- Receives benefits under the free and reduced-price school lunch program or the school breakfast program, including through the USDA Community Eligibility Provision, or did so in the 2019-2020 school year
- Received a Federal Pell Grant during the current award year
- Experienced a substantial loss of income since February 29, 2020 and the household had a total income in 2020 below $99,000 for single filers and $198,000 for joint filers
Apply online at https://www.getemergencybroadband.org/ or call us for assistance/questions.
Please Note: Amsterdam School District is a Community Eligibility Provision school so if you have a child that attends the district you will qualify.