2021 ConnectHomeUSA Virtual Summit: Federal Funding for Broadband
October 05, 2021 | 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM EDT
HUD's Office of Public and Indian Housing hosted a virtual summit for ConnectHomeUSA (CHUSA) communities, public housing authorities (PHAs), tribes, public-private stakeholders, and anyone interested in promoting digital inclusion in their community. The CHUSA program hosted digital inclusion topics, during which participants connected, exchanged ideas, and obtained concrete tools for continued growth of their digital inclusion programs and partnerships in their communities.
In this session participants learned:
- To identify funding opportunities currently available and those in the pipeline. Featured agencies include:
- The National Telecommunications & Information Administration
- The Federal Communications Commission
- The U.S. Departments of Agriculture and Treasury
Who Should Attend?
This summit was intended for CHUSA communities as well as other PHAs, tribes, other affordable housing providers, and public and private stakeholders who are interested in narrowing the digital divide in their communities.