Upcoming NTIA Broadband Grant Programs Public Virtual Listening Sessions
The National Telecommunications and Information Administration (NTIA) will host broadband grant program public virtual listening sessions in connection with the five new broadband grant programs authorized and funded by the Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act: The Broadband Equity, Access, and Deployment Program; the Enabling Middle Mile Broadband Infrastructure Program; and the Digital Equity Act Programs, which include the State Digital Equity Planning Grant Program, the State Digital Equity Capacity Grant Program, and the Digital Equity Competitive Grant Program. These public virtual listening sessions are designed to collect stakeholder input to help inform program development and implementation.
NTIA will hold the public virtual listening sessions based on the following schedule:
- Wednesday, January 12, 2022, from 2:30 – 4:00 p.m. ET
- Wednesday, January 26, 2022, from 2:30 – 4:00 p.m. ET
- Wednesday, February 9, 2022, from 2:30 – 4:00 p.m. ET
- Wednesday, February 23, 2022, from 2:30 – 4:00 p.m. ET
These listening sessions will be hosted via NTIA’s virtual platform and conducted as a live public listening session. NTIA will post the registration information on its BroadbandUSA website at https:// broadbandusa.ntia.doc.gov/events/latest-events.