On May 18, 2022, the FCC released a Public Notice announcing the allocations for the National Deaf-Blind Equipment Distribution Program (NDBEDP or iCanConnect) for the 2022-2023 fund year, which begins July 1, 2022 and ends June 30, 2023.  The FCC provides up to $10 million annually for the NDBEDP. 

Links to the Public Notice:
URL:   https://www.fcc.gov/document/2022-2023-annual-nbdedp-allocations
Word:  https://docs.fcc.gov/public/attachments/DA-22-549A1.docx  
PDF:   https://docs.fcc.gov/public/attachments/DA-22-549A1.pdf
Text:   https://docs.fcc.gov/public/attachments/DA-22-549A1.txt  

For information about NDBEDP, visit http://www.fcc.gov/ndbedp.  For questions about this Public Notice, contact Jackie Ellington, NDBEDP Administrator, Disability Rights Office, Consumer and Governmental Affairs Bureau, at (202) 418-1153 or Jackie.Ellington@fcc.gov.  Individuals who use videophones and are fluent in American Sign Language (ASL) may call the FCC’s ASL Consumer Support Line at (844) 432-2275 (videophone).

Wednesday, May 18, 2022