Emergency Broadband Benefit Program
The Federal Communication Commission just announced the Emergency Broadband Benefit Program (EBB) that would provide monthly subsidies to help cover internet service costs. The program offers a monthly discount of up to $50/month on broadband service (high-speed internet access) from an approved provider and a one-time $100 discount on a computer or tablet purchase. Eligible households can enroll on May 12th, by visiting https://getemergencybroadband.org. For a list of providers, visit fcc.gov/emergency-broadband-benefit-providers#Oregon.