The Lifeline Outreach Grant program is a grant program funded by the Universal Service Fund pursuant to
Wis. Admin. Code § PSC 160.063 and authorized by the Commission in its
The Commission may award up to $250,000 in grants under this program on a fiscal year basis. The Lifeline Outreach Grant Program is currently organized under two program goals: Outreach and Education, and Research and Resource.
Who is eligible to apply
- Non-profit organizations, community-based agencies, and political sub-divisions including Tribal governments governments are eligible under both program goal areas.
- For-profit businesses, universities and other institutions of higher education are eligible under the Research and Resource program goal area.
PSC Grants System
To apply for a PSC administered grant, applicants must submit an application using the PSC Grants System.
Use the application material below for details on grant eligibility, instructions on application responses and required documentation when submitting an application in the PSC Grants System.
The application materials for the FY2023 grant cycle are listed below.
Resources for Current Grant Recipients
Previous Grant Award