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Emergency Broadband Benefit Program

Emergency Broadband Benefit Program

Emergency Broadband Benefit Program

See if You Qualify For Emergency Broadband Program

The Emergency Broadband Benefit Program is an FCC program to help households struggling to pay for internet service during the pandemic.  This new benefit will connect eligible households to jobs, critical healthcare services, and virtual classrooms.  Households can receive up to a $50/month discount for broadband services and up to $75/month discount for broadband services for households on Tribal lands.

Who is Eligible For Emergency Broadband Program?

To receive the eligible service discounts, at least 1 member of their household must meet one of the following:

  • Qualifies for the Lifeline Program
  • Receives benefits under the free and reduced-price school lunch program or the school breakfast program, including through the USDA Community Eligibility Provision, or did so in the 2019-2020 or 2020-2021 school year
  • Received a Federal Pell Grand during the current award year
  • Experienced a substantial loss of income since February 29, 2020 and the household had a total income in 2020 below $99,000 for single filers and $198,000 for joint filers

To Apply for the EBB Program

Go to the National Verifier online at GetEmergencyBroadband.org.

Or call 833-511-0311. You may also print the Emergency Broadband Benefit Program Application below.

Emergency Broadband Benefit Application

Mail the completed application and documentation to:

Emergency Broadband Support Center
PO Box 7081
London, KY  40742

Once the National Verifier approves your eligible for the Emergency Broadband Benefit Program, please call us at 800-826-5215 or stop in to one of our Nsight Teleservices retail locations to discuss an appropriate internet plan for you.

Pulaski/Abrams

Fiber Internet Up to 1000/100 Mbps
  • EBB – $49.95, EBB Tribal – $24.95
  • Lifeline Qualified- $24.95, Lifeline Qualified Tribal $0
Fiber Internet Up to 500/50 Mbps
  • EBB – $9.95, EBB Tribal – $0
  • Lifeline Qualified- $0, Lifeline Qualified Tribal $0
Fiber Internet Up to 250/20 Mbps
  • EBB – $0, EBB Tribal – $0
  • Lifeline Qualified- $0, Lifeline Qualified Tribal $0
All-Out Internet Up to 75/3 Mbps
  • EBB – $0, EBB Tribal – $0
  • Lifeline Qualified- $0, Lifeline Qualified Tribal $0

Two Rivers/Newton/Newtonburg

All-Out Internet Up to 75/3 Mbps
  • EBB – $0, EBB Tribal – N/A
  • Lifeline Qualified- $0, Lifeline Qualified Tribal- N/A

Niagara

All-Out Internet Up to 200/3 Mbps
  • EBB – $0, EBB Tribal – N/A
  • Lifeline Qualified- $0, Lifeline Qualified Tribal- N/A

Important Information

The EBBP is a government program that reduces the customer’s broadband Internet access service bill, is temporary in nature, that the household will be subject to the provider’s undiscounted rates and general terms and conditions at the end of the program if they continue to receive service, that the household may obtain broadband service supported by the EBB Program from any participating provider of their choosing, and that the household may transfer their EBB Program benefit to another provider at any time.

*Internet services require gateway equipment, which is not included.

**Pricing does not include equipment, taxes, fees or installation.

***Customer is responsible for returning all Nsight Equipment in working condition within 30 days of disconnection of service. Failure to return the Nsight Equipment within 30 days, or returning it in non-working condition, will result in a charge of $300 per each individual piece of Nsight Equipment with the charge(s) appearing on the customer’s next invoice. In the event that customer’s account becomes past due and is placed with a third party collection agency, no credit will be issued for equipment returned after collection action has started. See terms and conditions online for specific details.