NTIA and RUS Announce Rules and Procedures for Broadband Stimulus Funding Programs

Fujimoto, Shirley S.; Rines, David D.
July 2009
Venulex Legal Summaries;2009 Q3, Special section p1
The article reports on the launch of the application process for federal stimulus funding for broadband-related projects by the National Telecommunications and Information Administration (NTIA) and the U.S. Department of Agriculture's Rural Utilities Service (RUS) in 2009. The deadline for all applications for the first round of funding for the NTIA Broadband Technology Opportunities Program (BTOP) and the RUS Broadband Initiatives Program is on August 14. It states the requirements for all public and private entities to be eligible for a BTOP grant.


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