Federal and state grant programs are providing another source of funding for many to expand their broadband buildout. Whether an outright grant, a low-interest loan, or funding through the FCC’s Rural Digital Opportunities Fund, there are several programs that can help fund your broadband project. Each program has detailed application requirements, but jumping through these hoops can be worth the effort. Many companies have won grants that have allowed them to complete buildouts to the most rural areas or expand into competitors’ underserved areas. To learn more, contact Valerie at firstname.lastname@example.org.