Thank you for your submissions! ConnectME received a total of 12 grant applications. 7 Infrastructure grants totaling $925,375 and 5 Planning grants totaling $230,212. Award decisions will be made at the next Board meeting on June 28th at 2:00 pm at the Public Utilities Commission.
Expanding affordable broadband through creative solutions for affordable broadband service to the unserved areas of Maine and promote the policies of the State related to broadband service.
Community Broadband Planning Grants
Awarded to communities to produce plans that define local broadband needs, goals and encourages adoption of identified best practices by participating municipalities and organizations.