Welcome to the Federal Funding Account Applicant Tool registration page

The Applicant Tool enables prospective Federal Funding Account applicants to examine service needs, highlight census blocks, and see estimated subsidies for potential projects — and then submit them as part of a grant application.

To access the tool, users must create an account below, agree to the end user license agreement, and accept the terms of service. Registrations may take up to three business days to be approved, depending on the volume of requests.

Registration Form




Federal Funding Account
Application Steps

Step 1: Review the Federal Funding Account website
Step 2: Explore the Public Map
Step 3: Visit the Application Resources Page
Step 4: Register for the Applicant Tool
(You Are Here)
Step 5: Design and save your draft project
in the Applicant Tool
Step 6: Apply in the Broadband Grant Portal

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Applicant Tool Frequently Asked Questions

Last Mile Federal Funding Account Main Page



Email questions about the Application Tool to: federalfundingaccount@cpuc.ca.gov.



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