DES MOINES, Iowa - Governor Kim Reynolds has announced $1.3 million dollars in grant funding to improve broadband access for people in targeted areas where service is limited. Broadband is a challenge in many rural parts of the state where it is more sparsely populated and tech companies are unable to profit from the investment it takes to install and operate the networks.
Prospective applicants can submit formal questions to the Office of the Chief Information Officer at firstname.lastname@example.org by Jan. 11, 2018.
Applications may be submitted online beginning Feb. 18, 2019.
The deadline to submit is March 15, 2019.M
More information about the grant process for this funding opportunity is available on the OCIO website.