State of Colorado Funding Opportunities


Advance Colorado Broadband

Our grant program will distribute funds from the Capital Projects Fund (CPF), Enabling Middle-Mile Programs (MM) and the Broadband Equity, Access and Deployment (BEAD) program.

Visit the Advance Colorado Broadband web page

Broadband Deployment Board

 The Broadband Deployment Board provides grants to deploy last-mile broadband service in unserved areas of the state.

Visit the Broadband Deployment Board web page

DOLA Broadband Program

 DOLA provides funding through the Broadband Interconnectivity (HB21-1289) Grant Program and Broadband Planning and Infrastructure Set-Aside:  $3,600,000 available.

Visit the DOLA Broadband web page


Recent Updates

September 21, 2022
On Sept. 19, the National Telecommunications and Information Administration (NTIA) announced updates to their Federal Funding webpage which acts as a "one-stop shop" for applicants seeking federal funding. 
September 21, 2022
On September 20 and 21, the CBO hosted it's first round of Advance Industry and Community Roundtable meetings. In order to establish a regular cadence of communication with our partners, the CBO will hold these Roundtable meetings bi-monthly. The slides and recordings from the first Industry and Community Roundtable discussions can be found below.
September 16, 2022
On September 15, the Colorado Department of Labor and Employment (CDLE), along with the CBO, hosted a webinar to discuss the Digital Equity (DE) Planning Grant and Affordable Connectivity Program (ACP). We reviewed what to expect from the DE planning process, the program timeline and our proposed activities.




FCC's Affordable Connectivity Program

USAC's Universal Service Fund

Map Resources for Grant Programs

CBO Webinars

Federal Broadband Funding Guide, Common Sense Media (PDF)

BroadbandUSA’s Federal Funding site (allows you to search federal funding opportunities that support broadband planning, digital inclusion, and deployment projects)