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Newsletter Archive​

​​Date
Topic(s)
May 29, 2024
​Grant Deadline Extended, BEAD Updates
April 16, 2024​
​BEAD Initial Proposal Volume 1 Approved
March 21, 2024​
​Grants Awarded, Digital Equity Plan Accepted
February 29, 2024​
​Preparing for BEAD, Nonprofit Grants, UW Extension Regional BEAD Workshops, and More
February 2, 2024​
​County Broadband Profiles, Nonprofit Grants, and More
2023 Newsletters
​Date​
​Topic​(s)​
December 22, 2023​
​2023 Year in Review
​November 20, 2023
​124 Applications Received, BEAD Comment Period, Updates
November 3, 2023​
​Capital Projects Fund Due, Plans Approved by Commission 
​September 29, 2023​
​Two Comment Periods, Digital Inclusion Week
August 30, 2023​

​Capital Projects, 5 Year Plan, Broadband Workshops​

​July 27, 2023​

​Task Force Report, Discount Finder, New Grant, BEAD, and more

June 28, 2023​
​BEAD Allocation Announced
May ​31, 2023​​
​Grant Awards, Listening Tour, and New Maps
May 11, 2023
​Internet for All Wisconsin Listening Tour
April 28, 2023
​Listening Tour, Planning Grant Awards, and much more
March 3, 2023
74 Broadband Applications, webinars, and more updates
January 30, 2023
Outreach and planning grants, support for communities, webinars
January 10, 2023​
​New grant opportunities, webinar, Badger the FCC​
2022 Newsletters
​Date​
​Topic​​(s)​

December 15, 2022​​​
​Internet for All Funding Announced, Badger the FCC, State Broadband Grants
December 7, 2022
​New grant round, FCC maps and more
November 21, 2022
​New FCC maps, ACP Outreach grants and all the broadband news
October 18, 2022
​Internet for All: October 25 and all the broadband updates you need
October 7, 2022
​Internet for All: Registration, Footprint, Capital Projects​
September 15, 2022
​Best in Class, FCC Challenge Process, and more
August 25, 2022
Broadband Data Due to FCC, ReConnect Round 4, RDOF Updates, Enabling Middle Mile
July 12, 2022
​2022 Task Force Report Release, PSC Awards $125 Million in Expansion Grants, RFP for Broadband Intelligence
June 22, 2022
​Broadband Grants on 6/23 Commission Agenda
May 31, 2022
​Wisconsin Joins Internet For All Initialize, PSC Awards Nonprofit and Telemedicine Grants, WISER Launch 
April 27, 2022
​State Broadband Expansion Grant Review Continues, WisDOT Federal Highway Admin Rule, New Telecommuter Forward! Communities
March 29, 2022
​194 State Broadband Grant Applications Received, More Federal Broadband Updates, New Broadband Forward! Communities
March 11, 2022
​State Broadband Expansion Grant Due March 17 and A New Playbook
February 24, 2022
​State Broadband Grants Due 3/17, Middle Mile Comments, Federal Broadband Updates
January 25, 2022
​Affordable Connectivity Program, Grant Opportunities, Federal Updates, Task Force and more
2021 Newsletters
​​Date​
​Topic(s)​
December 20, 2021​
​State Funding Opportunities, Infrastructure Act Listening Sessions, Digital Equity U​​pdates and More
​November 11, 2021
​State $100 million Grant Round Announced, Infrastructure Act, Broadband Summit and Updates
​October 22, 2021
​$100 Million ARPA Grant Awards Announced, worth reading, federal funding and more​
​September 16, 2021
​ARPA, Federal Funding, Worth Reading, Data Collection, Grant Recipient Corner and more
​August 23, 2021
​ARPA, Emergency Management, Federal Grants, Digital Equity and more
June 28, 2021
​ARPA Grant Webinars, New Mapping Resources, Federal Grants
June 2, 2021
​Everything you want to know about the new $100 million broadband grant program
​May 20, 2021
​$100 Million Grant Round Opening 6/1, Map Update, La Follette Report, EBBP, NTIA seeks merit reviewers
April 29, 2021
​Emergency Broadband Benefit Starts 5/12, Grant Awards, Federal Funding, WBO Updates
​March 16, 2021
​Broadband Expansion Grants, EBB, Federal Funding, More PSC Grants
​February 17, 2021
​Emergency Broadband Benefit, Governor's budget, federal funding, surveys, RDOF and more
​January 25, 2021
​Year of Broadband, Webinars, CARES Impact, and More
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