Utah Broadband Center Grants

Local Broadband Planning Grant & Local Digital Access Planning Grant

These grants provide funding to support local municipalities, counties, associations of governments, government agencies, or nonprofits with the development of local digital connectivity plans. The Local Broadband Planning Grant may provide up to $50,000 per award, and the Local Digital Access Planning Grant may provide up to $30,000 per award. Applicants may apply for one or both grants.

Grant applications opened on Thursday, Jan. 12, 2023, and close on Thursday, Feb. 9, 2023, at 5:00 p.m. MST.

Before applying to either grant, please review the following terms and conditions carefully. 

Local Broadband Planning Grant Terms and Conditions

Local Digital Access Grant Terms and Conditions


If you’re new to the office grant programs, please complete the New Portal User Request to receive login credentials. This process takes about one business day.

If you already have login credentials, you can access the portal by clicking the Apply Now button when the grant application period is open.

Broadband Access Grant

Digital connectivity is integral to everyday life and necessary for community participation, employment, lifelong learning, and access to essential services. An important requirement of the Broadband Access Grant is for internet service providers to offer low-cost, high-speed, affordable options.