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Emergency Broadband Benefit Program
The Emergency Broadband Benefit (EBB) is a short term program that will provide reduced cost broadband internet service for eligible New York City households during the COVID-19 pandemic.
All families with a student enrolled in a DOE school or program are eligible for this benefit, and funds will be allocated on a first-come, first-serve basis until the program has exhausted available funds or six months after the US Department of Health and Human services declares an end to the COVID-19 health emergency.
Families can find out if they are eligible, apply for the program, and find participating broadband providers via the USAC website. There are two types of benefits available to eligible households:
- Monthly Benefit: a discount of up to $50/month for broadband service, equipment, and device rentals; or
- One-time Device Discount: up to $100 for a laptop, tablet, or desktop computer (with a co-payment of $10 - $50), where available.
If families have questions or require support with an application, they can email [email protected] or call (833) 511-0311.
During these uncertain times we want you to know we are still here to support your academic and college & career goals!! For more information on how to enroll into Adult Education please:
- Email [email protected]
- Call (646)-481-8227