Guthrie Center Communications is excited to participate in the Emergency Broadband Benefit program to help keep you connected to the Internet during the challenges of the pandemic. Eligible households will receive a monthly credit of up to $50 off their Internet bill. Before you apply, it is important to understand that the Emergency Broadband Benefit Program will end when the federal fund runs out of money or six months after the Department of Health and Human Services declares an end to the COVID-19 health emergency, whichever is sooner.
The Emergency Broadband Benefit is a federal program that is designed to assist qualified households with lowering the monthly cost of Internet service. The criteria for the program include the following: