Emergency Connectivity Fund
The ECF program is available for schools and libraries to close the homework gap
Need technology resources to support teaching and learning during the Covid-19 pandemic?
Time to Apply
Now’s the time to apply for ECF. Funds are still available for broadband Internet service and equipment to support off-campus use by students, school staff, and library patrons for the current 2021-22 school year.
Closing the Homework Gap
As remote learning is part of the new norm, ECF provides funds for technology resources to those who need access to connectivity and devices to effectively close the Homework Gap.
We can manage your ECF application and help you request funding to support your remote learning needs
$7.17B one-time Federal reimbursement program
2nd application window
Public or private K-12 schools, libraries, and consortia, not for profit, no endowment greater than $50M
Internet service, WiFi hotspots and devices
Covers cost for:
- Laptops/Devices up to $400 each
- WiFi hotspots up to $250 per device
- Internet access for the school year