Blandin Foundation has a long history of supporting the active engagement of communities to ensure their telecommunications and technology vitality. To this end, the Blandin Community Broadband Program supports work that increases:
- Awareness about the value of broadband
- Business and residential use of broadband in rural communities
- Public and private investment in rural broadband capacity.
Active programs are listed below.
Broadband Innovation and Robust Network Feasibilty Fund grant application deadlines for 2015 are March 20, June 19, and September 11. Grant award amounts range from $1,000 to $25,000, and matching funds are required.
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Blandin Foundation awards broadband grants across rural Minnesota
GRAND RAPIDS, Minn. – Blandin Foundation announced today that it has awarded six grants totaling $113,900 to support rural Minnesota co…
Ten new communities selected for Blandin Community Broadband Program
Two-year partnerhips provide planning, technical and financial support to help 10 communities meet digital technology goals BRAINERD, Minn. (…