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The California Public Utilities Commission has an email subscription service for statewide broadband deployment funding opportunities. Substantial funding opportunities will be available this year for Tribes, local governments and non-profits. Please sign up for updates through the sign-up form below.

Statewide Broadband Outreach Emails

Statewide Broadband (General Interest)

Introduction to Statewide Broadband Programs (November 17, 2022)


Local Agency Technical Assistance

Introduction to Local Agency Technical Assistance (August 16, 2022)

Local Agency Technical Assistance 2nd Issue (October 12, 2022)

Reporting Requirements for Local Agency Technical Assistance (December 21, 2022)

Local Agency Technical Assistance Funding Update (March 28, 2023)

Registration is Open for the Federal Funding Account Applicant Tool (June 19, 2023)

Federal Funding Account Application Deadline & Middle Mile Broadband Initiative Phases 1 and 2 (September 8, 2023)

Local Agency Technical Assistance Grantee Registration for the Broadband Grant Portal (March 12, 2024)


Loan Loss Reserve Fund

Introduction to Loan Loss Reserve Fund (August 22, 2022)

Loan Loss Reserve Fund Second Issue (September 28, 2022)

Loan Loss Reserve First Application Window 3/12 through 4/9 (March 1, 2024)


Federal Funding (Last Mile and Middle Mile)

Introduction to Federal Funding (August 16, 2022)

CPUC Priority Areas for Federal Funding Account (December 29, 2022)

CPUC Broadband Priority Areas Map is Now Available (January 6, 2023)

Registration is Open for the Federal Funding Account Applicant Tool (June 8, 2023)

Federal Funding Account is Open for Applications (June 30, 2023)

Point-level location data now available for Federal Funding Account (September 7, 2023)

Middle Mile Broadband Network Map Update (September 15, 2023)

CPUC Federal Funding Account - no notice to distribution list needed (September 29, 2023)

Update on Last Mile FFA Program Applications (October 13, 2023)

Federal Funding Account Objection Period Notice (October 23, 2023)

Requirements to Upload confidential documents for Federal Funding Account objections (November 15, 2023)

Update on Federal Funding Account Objection Process (December 11, 2023)

Response Required: Federal Funding Account Applications Data Request (February 26, 2024)

REMINDER—Response Required: Federal Funding Account Data Request due March 11, 2024 (March 7, 2024)


Broadband Internet Resources

New webpage for California broadband internet resources (June 1, 2023)

CPUC Broadband Videos and Last Mile Grants Reminder (August 14, 2023)

Federal Funding Account Deadline & Other Broadband Info (September 25, 2023)

CPUC Broadband Resources for California (November 7, 2023)

CPUC Broadband News and Funding Opportunities (December 18, 2023)

Broadband opportunities and resources (February 8, 2024)

CPUC Broadband Updates (March 5, 2024)

California Broadband Updates from the CPUC (March 27, 2024)

California Broadband News (May 1, 2024)