The Telecommunications Program supports the publication of geospatial visualizations related to its loan and grant portfolio. These visualizations are intended to help stakeholders easily identify possible partnerships and to aid in the review of new loan and grant applications. The Telecommunications Program is eager to continue its GIS efforts as a public service to provide a clear representation of its ongoing investments in rural America and Agency objectives.
Telecommunications Program Funded Service Areas
This map identifies the service territories of the Telecommunications Program active Broadband Initiatives Program loan/grant recipients, Farm Bill borrowers, Infrastructure borrowers and Community Connect grant recipients that have received a grant obligation from Fiscal Year 2013 – current.
Distance Learning and Telemedicine Grant Recipients
This map identifies all of the Distance Learning and Telemedicine sites that were approved during the Fiscal Year 2017 application window. Specific grant purposes, such as STEM and opioid, are also identified as separate layers in the map