Lifeline Outreach Grant Program

Overview​

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 Order​. 

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.
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​​​Additional Grant Details
​Currently accepting applications
Yes
Application deadline:
March 1, 2023 at 1:30 p.m. CST
​Docket Number
5-LL-202​3​​​
Contact Information
​Laura Fay
(608) 267-0913
Laura2.Fay@wisconsin.gov
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PSC Gr​ants System​

To apply for a PSC administered grant, applicants must submit an application using the PSC G​rants Syste​m​​​.
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.

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Application Materials

The application materials for the FY2023 grant cycle are listed below.

Resources for Current Grant Recipients​​


​ ​Previous Grant Award
​​State Fiscal Year

Number of Grantees
Total Fun​ds Awarded

Docket​

​Grant Summary

​2021
​3​
​$148,389
5-U​F-​2021​
2021 Award Summary​