CETF will review and analyze the Letters of Interest and propose participating partners to meet together as a group with Frontier and CETF to collaborate on development of a Strategic Implementation Plan. Criteria for selection of prospective partners will include:
(a) Focus and experience in working in Frontier service areas.
(b) Clarity of the stated intent and delineated key activities to achieve the proposed number of broadband adoptions.
(c) Past track record of delivering outcomes and achieving success.
CETF will negotiate and complete Grant Agreements with CBOs agreeing to achieve new broadband adoptions that will have a term for performance beginning July 1, 2016 (or as soon thereafter as practical and agreed-upon) and to be completed as soon as possible and no later than June 30, 2018.