The Emergency Broadband Benefit Program (EBB), launched by the Federal Communications Commission (FCC), serves to help households negatively impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic, pay for internet service. Eligible households will be able to connect to jobs, healthcare services, and distance learning.

The FCC is hosting a webinar Tuesday, April 27, beginning at 3:00 PM ET on the Emergency Broadband Benefit. The webinar will be consumer-focused, providing an overview view of the EBB program, eligibility information, and enrollment procedures. Registration is not required for this event. Join the webinar.

Questions may be shared during, or in advance of this event, at

For more information visit Emergency Broadband Benefit Webinar for Consumers and Outreach Partners | Federal Communications Commission (

Coming Soon – The FCC will be launching an Outreach Partner Toolkit to include: 

  • Sample Social Media Entries (Word) 
  • Newsletter/Email Blurb (Word) 
  • Press Release (Word) 
  • Fact Sheet (Word) 
  • Slide Deck (9″ x 5″; PowerPoint | PDF) 
  • Flyers and Posters (8 1/2″ x 11″; PDF | JPG) 
  • Consumer Handouts (9″ x 5″; 4”x5” PDF)

Consumer handouts and the fact sheet will also be available in multiple languages.