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Federal Communications Commission (FCC)

Low Cost Internet - Affordable Connectivity Program

Call for location

(877) 384-2575

Website

https://getinternet.gov/apply

Service Details

Description

The Affordable Connectivity Program is a US government program that helps low income households pay for broadband services and internet connected devices.


The benefit provides a discount of up to $30 per month toward home internet service for eligible households and up to $75 per month for households on qualifying Tribal lands. Eligible households can also receive a one-time discount of up to $100 to purchase a laptop, desktop computer, or tablet from participating providers if they contribute more than $10 and less than $50 toward the purchase price.


Features

  • Specialization
    • People with low income 

Eligibility

Households qualify for the program:
* Based on your household income
* If you or your child or dependent participate in certain government assistance programs such as SNAP, Medicaid, WIC or other programs
* If you or anyone in your household already received a Lifeline benefit


More details about eligibility are available online.


Application Instructions

Two steps to get lower cost internet:


1) Fill out the application online.


You can also call (877) 384-2575 for help with the application.


2) Choose a company near you and sign up for service with them. Search for a provider that serves your specific zip code online.


Business Hours

7 days a week.


8:00am - 5:00pm, Eastern Time


Area Served

Nationwide


Websites

Phone Numbers

Type Number Hours
Toll Free (877) 384-2575

Last Update

11/29/2023

Other Locations

This provider does not offer this service at other locations.

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