Grant Opportunity 2016

GRANT OPPORTUNITY WITH FRONTIER-CETF PARTNERSHIP
Download and Print Request for Letters of Interest (RLI) PDF

BACKGROUND
Letter of Interest (LOI)

CETF
Frontier Summary of MOU
Service Areas and Map
Selection Process
Register your organization and Submit LOI at the CETF Proposal Form Portal
faq-fREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

Purpose

The purpose of this Request for Letters of Interest is to invite community-based organizations (CBOs) with an established record of performance achieving broadband adoptions among low-income households to declare their interest in participating in the Partnership between Frontier Communications and the California Emerging Technology Fund (CETF) consistent with the Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) between Frontier and CETF (see Summary) .

The mission of the California Emerging Technology Fund is to provide leadership statewide to close the Digital Divide by accelerating the deployment and adoption of broadband and other advanced communications services to underserved communities and populations. CETF is dedicated to making California a global leader in the deployment and adoption of broadband, which includes both wireline and wireless technologies.

CETF is seeking Letters of Interest from those who want to participate in any of the "A - E" activities listed in the Background.  Learn more about the Partnership and how to submit a Letter of Interest and on one of the briefing calls.  We invite you to share this information with others who may be interested.

LETTER OF INTEREST DUE

GRANT IMPLEMENTATION BEGINS
September 16, 2016 by 5:00PM October 1, 2016
December 7, 2016 by 5:00 PM
January 1, 2017

 

CETF and Frontier will conduct a briefing conference call to explain and answer questions about this Request for Letters of Interest, see FAQs: http://www.cetfund.org/investment/Grant_Opportunities_2016/FAQ.

BRIEFING CONFERENCE CALL Thursday, September 8, 2016 1:00-2:00PM
Thursday, November 17, 2016 1:00-2:00PM
Please use the following conference line
712-432-3900 passcode 1559255#