Grant Application

South Dakota Broadband Initiative Technology Planning and Computer Ownership Grant Application

Spring 2014 Award Period (Future Award Periods will be announced at a later date)

This application will be posted and available for download March 3rd - March 28th, 2014 at the link below.


SDBI TPCO Grant Application


SDBI TPCO Match Explained  - This document provides details on the 20% match requirement


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All application materials will be accepted electronically (preferred) or by USPS mail, and must be received electronically as an email attachment or be postmarked by March 28th, 2014 at 3:00 p.m. Central Time.  Applications postmarked or submitted electronically after this date will not be considered. Please remember, if you do not make the deadline, the proposal can be amended and resubmitted a future grant period to be announced later.


Timelines for Spring 2014 Grant Period:

            March 3rd – March 28th, 2014 – Grant application submission period

            March 28th, 2014 – 3:00 p.m. Central Time – Grant application submission deadline

            March 31st – April 15th, 2014 – Grant application review period

            May 2014 – Notice of Awards


As always, please feel free to contact us with any questions you may have, or use the contact information below.

The South Dakota Broadband Technology Planning Team
700 Governors Drive
Pierre, SD 57501
(605) 773-4165