Grants Awarded: Broadband Infrastructure Projects

Below is a list of all BTOP Infrastructure grants announced to date. The title of each grant recipient is linked to an information page about that grant, including a link to all BTOP progress reports filed by the recipient to date.

Recipientsort icon Project Total Award State
South Dakota Network, LLC Project Connect South Dakota $20,572,242
State of Louisiana Board of Regents Louisiana Broadband Alliance $80,596,415
State of Wisconsin Department of Administration Wisconsin’s Education and Library Broadband Infrastructure Buildout $22,978,367
Texas A&M University System Texas Pipes $6,550,775
The Board of Regents of the University of Wisconsin System Metropolitan Unified Fiber Network $5,106,373
Trillion Communications, Inc. South Central Alabama Broadband Commission (SCABC) $59,258,545
Troy Cablevision, Inc. Southeast Alabama SmartBand - Rural Broadband for Economic Development and Energy Management $26,068,284
University Corporation for Advanced Internet Development United States Unified Community Anchor Network (US UCAN) $62,540,162
University of Arkansas System The Arkansas Healthcare, Higher Education, Public Safety, & Research Integrated Broadband Initiative $102,131,393
University of Hawaii System, Ke Ala ‘Ike Ke Ala ‘Ike: Connecting Hawaii’s Public Schools, Community Colleges and Libraries $33,972,800
University of Utah Utah Anchors: A Community Broadband Project $13,401,096
University of Wisconsin - Extension Service UWEX Building Community Capacity through Sustainable Broadband Adoption $29,884,914
University System of New Hampshire Network New Hampshire Now $44,480,992
Ute Indian Tribe Ute Indian Tribe of the Uintah and Ouray Reservation Fiber Optic Infrastructure Project $1,418,266
UTOPIA UTOPIA Community Partnership Project $16,229,321
Valley Telephone Cooperative Rio Grande Valley Fiber Network $15,697,856
Vermont Telecommunications Authority Vermont Fiber Link $33,393,402
Vermont Telephone Company Vermont Broadband Enhanced Learning Link (VT BELL) $12,256,492
Virgin Islands Public Finance Authority viNGN Comprehensive Community Infrastructure Program $58,888,469
Virginia Tech Foundation, Inc. Allegheny Fiber: Extending Virginia’s Open Access Fiber Backbone to the Ridge and Valley $5,540,000
Zayo Bandwidth, LLC Indiana Middle Mile Fiber for Schools, Communities, and Anchor Institutions $25,140,315
Zayo Bandwidth, LLC Connect Anoka County Community Broadband Network $13,382,593
Zito Media Communications II, LLC Northeastern Ohio and Northwestern Pennsylvania Fiber Ring Project $6,136,904

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