Grant Opportunities

CETF is pleased to announce the Access Broadband Connect (ABC) Grants in collaboration with Frontier Communications and Charter/ Spectrum.

We will begin accepting Letters of Interest between:

Tuesday, January 15, 2019, at 9:00 AM to Friday, February 1, 2019, at 5:00 PM


Monday, February 18, 2019 to Friday, March 1, 2019, at 5:00PM


Depending on which provider is in your area click the below links for more information.

2018 Charter Spectrum Grant Opportunity

2018 Frontier Grant Opportunity

2018 Grant To Serve People With Disabilities

Schedule For Charter Spectrum and Frontier Grant Deadlines


The California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC) is also accepting Request For Proposals (RFPs) for the new California Advanced Services Fund Adoption Account. Further information on the proposed decision is available here.


CETF will be hosting informational call sessions to help prepare applicants for botyh the CPUc and CETF Letters of Interest process and/or RFP's. The call schedule is below.  All calls are at 10:00AM.

-Tuesday, February 5th, 2019

-Wednesday, February 20th, 2019

-Tuesday, May, 7th, 2019

-Wednesday, May 22nd, 2019


To participate in the call dial:

712 432 3900 enter code: 1559255#