Consolidated Connects

Grant Guidelines & Application

Grant Request Guidelines


  • Grant requests between $1,000 and $5,000 will be accepted.
  • Schools educating students in grades K through 12 that are located within the company's service area are eligible.
  • Initiatives should emphasize creative student learning; develop 21st century skills; promote critical thinking, reasoning and communication; and utilize innovative technologies to advance learning.
  • Grant requests should highlight initiatives that emphasize project-based learning and describe, if possible, how broadband services and other important tools will be integrated in to the program.
  • Collaboration across schools; different grade levels within a district; and across the community, including parents, faculty, staff, and community and business members, is encouraged.
  • Only one grant application will be accepted per school and the application must be approved by the principal or superintendent.


Grant Request Timeline


  • Grant applications will be accepted Feb. 15 through March 31, 2023.   

Ineligible Requests


  • General requests for support or funds not connected to a program or initiative.
  • Wi-fi or Internet services
  • Requests solely asking for media equipment, including: computers, tablets, smart TVs, smartboards, projectors, etc.
  • Classroom supplies or equipment, including paper, notebooks, writing instruments, desks, chairs and textbooks.
  • Individual student scholarships
  • Faculty, staff or consultant salaries
  • Fees or transportation related to conferences, workshops or competitions



Contact Us

If you have a question about Consolidated's Consolidated Connects educational grant program or the grant request process, please send an email to