Broadband and WAN Access and Improvement Matching Grant

Grants to Nevada School Districts and Charter
Schools to Improve Campus Internet Access

GrantWatch ID#: 177274
Agency Type:


Nevada Department of Education - Nevada Commission on Educational Technology, Governor’s Office of Science, Innovation and Technology

01/18/17 5:00 PM

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Grants to Nevada school districts and charter schools to improve broadband and WAN networks on school campuses. Projects may include the installation of microwave towers, fiber optic cables, and other related broadband and WAN technologies. Schools and districts are strongly encouraged to examine any opportunity to connect to fiber when possible or improve their broadband speed.


All funds must be spent by June 30, 2017.

Nevada school districts and charter schools are eligible.

This grant will require a 10% match from the district or charter school. The match can be in the form of provider contribution, provider services, school funds or a combination thereof.

Applications are due January 18, 2017 by 5:00 PM. Awards will be announced February 6, 2017.

Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.

All questions about the Application must be submitted to the following forum:

Any questions pertaining to connectivity, network design, construction or improvements may be directed to:

Lindsey Harmon, Executive Director, Connect Nevada

Please submit one (1) paper copy of the application to:

Evelyn Barragan
700 East Fifth Street
Carson City, NV 89701

AND send an electronic copy of the application to

Kimberly Vidony, Education Programs Professional


Evelyn P. Barragan, Grants and Projects Analyst

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