The Affordable Connectivity Program replaced the Emergency Broadband Benefit on December 31, 2021. Learn more about the Affordable Connectivity Program by visiting fcc.gov/ACP.
EBB: What It Is & How It Works
FCC Chairwoman Jessica Rosenworcel gives an overview of the Emergency Broadband Benefit.
The Emergency Broadband Benefit is a temporary FCC program to help households struggling to afford internet service during the pandemic. This new benefit will connect eligible households to jobs, critical healthcare services, virtual classrooms, and so much more.
Eligible households can enroll through an approved provider or by visiting GetEmergencyBroadband.org.
Press contacts for the FCC's Emergency Broadband Benefit
Paloma Isabel Perez
FCC Press Secretary
Deputy Director, Office of Media Relations
Office of Media Relations