MISSOURI BROADBAND GRANT PROGRAM GUIDELINES APPLICATION PERIOD: December 5, 2019 – January 7, 2020

The Missouri Broadband Grant Program was created in the Revised Statutes of Missouri sections 620.2450 to 620.2458 in 2018. The focus of this grant program is to provide state resources that help providers, communities, counties, and regions invest in building broadband infrastructure in unserved and underserved areas of the state. In the 2019 legislative session, $5 million was appropriated for the inaugural round of grant funding. The Department of Economic Development will hold one competitive grant round in 2020.