BEAD Initial Proposal Volume I Approved
The Indiana Broadband Office is excited to announce it's Broadband Equity, Access, and Deployment (BEAD) program Initial Proposal Volume I has been approved by the National Telecommunications and Information Administration (NTIA).Read Press ReleaseDownload the Proposal
BEAD Challenge Process
The Indiana Broadband Office is preparing for the BEAD Challenge Process. Indiana’s Challenge Process will begin on March 4, 2024, and all challenges must be submitted within a 30-day window. Challenges will be accepted until April 3, 2024. See what you can do to prepare for the Challenge Process.
The IBO will be hosting open office hours this month.
These sessions are an open forum for permissible challengers and members of the public to ask the IBO questions about the work our office is doing, with a particular focus on the upcoming BEAD Challenge Process.
Sessions will be held from 2 - 3pm ET.
All are welcome during any session to speak with our broadband experts! See you there!Link to Session
Indiana’s Digital Equity Plan is Posted
Indiana has created the first statewide digital equity plan. The draft Digital Equity Plan is available in English and Spanish. It will be posted for a 30-day public comment period.
We encourage all Indiana residents, community organizations, businesses, local units of government, and other groups to review the document and submit comments to IBOPublicComment@iot.in.gov.Review the Plan
Connecting Indiana Speed Test
More Participation | More Accurate Data | Faster Funding
You can help Indiana Broadband identify gaps in broadband services by conducting internet speed tests. The more speed tests conducted by residents, the more accurate the data, which can lead to faster funding to communities that need broadband the most.Learn More
BEAD Initial Proposal Volume 1
BEAD 5-Year Action Plan
BEAD Initial Proposal Volume 2
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