Connected Care Pilot Program

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) 

The Connected Care Pilot Program will provide up to $100 million from the Universal Service Fund (USF) over a three-year period to selected applicants to support the provision of connected care services.  The Commission adopted final rules for the Connected Care Pilot Program on April 2, 2020 (see FCC 20-44). 

PLEASE NOTE:  The Commission anticipates that it will begin accepting applications later this year.  The Commission will release a Public Notice with details regarding the application procedure and timing.  The application deadline IS NOT July 31, 2020.

In the meantime, interested applicants may reference paragraphs 68-69 of the Order above for information regarding the program and the types of information that applicants will need to provide.

This page will be updated as additional information becomes available.  To recieve updates and annoucements, please join the Connected Care Pilot Program email mailing list.  For questions, please contact

Orders, Public Notices, and Other Releases on the Connected Care Pilot Program


Monday, August 10, 2020