Coordination and engagement across all sectors of government academic institutions, non-profits, and the private industry is vital to connect consumers to affordable, reliable broadband.
The American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA) and the Investment in Infrastructure and Jobs Act (IIJA) have empowered states, counties, tribes, and local governments to complete major capital improvement projects, including broadband expansion.
The Broadband Office strives to maintain a fair and competitive process to distribute and maximize investment opportunities for all South Carolinians.
The Investments Map shows areas funded for broadband expansion in South Carolina.
Federal Investment Programs
Several Federal Agencies administer grant funds for Broadband Access and Adoption.
State Investment Programs
The South Carolina Office of Broadband Coordinator administers grant programs pertaining to Broadband Access throughout the State in unserved areas.