Funding guide

Department of Education - Student Support and Academic Enrichment Program


Broadband Funding Guide

Department of Education


Federal Agency

Department of Education

Agency Overview

The U.S. Department of Education’s mission is to promote student achievement and preparation for global competitiveness by fostering educational excellence and ensuring equal access.

Program Name

Student Support and Academic Enrichment Program

Program Overview

To improve student’s academic achievement by increasing the capacity of States, local educational agencies, schools and local communities to: (1) provide all students with access to a well-rounded education; (2) improve school conditions for student learning; and (3) improve the use of technology in order to improve the academic achievement and digital literacy for all students.

Program Purpose
  • Broadband Adoption
  • Digital Skills Training
Eligible Recipients
  • K-12 Schools
  • State and Local Governments

Agency Contact

Office of Safe and Healthy Students
U.S. Department of Education
400 Maryland Avenue, SW, Room 3E-245
Washington, DC 20202-6450
Phone: (202) 453-6777
E-mail: OESE@ed.gov

Funding Type

Grant

FY2018 Funding Amount

$1,100,000,000