|Provider:||Province of BC – Ministry of Labour and Citizens’ Services|
|Subject Area(s):||Connectivity and Broadband|
The Connecting Citizens Grant Program is a $5.2 million, multi-year grant program. It helps to pay for infrastructure required to deliver Internet connectivity to homes and businesses in rural and remote areas of British Columbia.
The first year of this program (ending March 31, 2009) will see $2.2 million in grants dispersed to support B.C. community connectivity. Network BC will grant up to $50,000 per community to organizations and/or businesses that can demonstrate an ability to expand Internet service to more British Columbians in rural and remote areas.
This program is the latest in a series of initiatives to Bridge the Digital Divide in B.C.
View the Application Form.
Submit completed application to:
Attention: Connecting Citizens Grant Program
|Link:||View Additional Grant Information|
|Contact Name:||Network BC|
|Contact Phone:||250 356-6118, Toll-free outside Victoria/Vancouver: 1-800-663-7869|
|Date Posted:||Tuesday, September 30, 2008|
Friday, November 07, 2008