Deadline approaching for schools to apply for grants from Consolidated Communications

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Deadline approaching for schools to apply for grants from Consolidated Communications

Sat, 10/16/2021 - 3:46am -- tim

Technology-focused initiatives in K-12 schools in the company’s service area are eligible for funding through its educational grant program                                                                                                                

Vermont Business Magazine The deadline is fast approaching for K-12 schools to apply for an educational grant from Consolidated Communications (NASDAQ: CNSL) a top 10 fiber provider, through its grant program, Consolidated Connects. Technology-focused grants up to $5,000 are available for schools in Vermont and its entire service area.

As a leading fiber provider with a mission to turn technology into solutions and to connect people and enrich how they work and live, Consolidated Connects, part of the Company’s commitment to community support, encourages project-based learning and the integration of broadband services. Grants are available for new and existing programs.

“Broadband and technology are essential to everything we are a part of, today and in the future,” said Jennifer Spaude, senior vice president, Corporate Communications and Investor Relations at Consolidated Communications. “The Consolidated Connects Educational Grant Program helps students develop 21st century and critical thinking skills, two crucial components of their academic success.”

Investments made through the Consolidated Connects program aim to benefit educational enrichment programs and projects that highlight creative student learning and utilize innovative technologies to support and advance learning.

The deadline to submit applications, Nov. 1, 2021, is approaching soon. Additional information and complete program details and guidelines can be found at consolidated.com/cciconnects.

About Consolidated Communications
Consolidated Communications Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ: CNSL) is dedicated to moving people, businesses and communities forward by delivering the latest reliable communications solutions. Consumers, businesses and wireless and wireline carriers depend on Consolidated for a wide range of high-speed internet, data, phone, security, cloud and wholesale carrier solutions. With a network spanning nearly 50,000 fiber route miles, Consolidated is a top 10 U.S. fiber provider, turning technology into solutions that are backed by exceptional customer support. Learn more at consolidated.com. Connect with us on social media.

Source: MATTOON, Ill. – Oct. 14, 2021 – Consolidated Communications