Dothan City Schools: Internet access options for students

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DOTHAN, Ala. (WDHN) — Dothan City School students are eligible to receive free or discounted high-speed internet service through Emergency Broadband Benefit and T-Mobile’s Project 10Million programs.

These programs are open to families who participate in National School Lunch Program (NSLP) along with many other low-income government programs.

Project 10Million’s Direct to Parent/Guardian program provides internet access to eligible families that have a student enrolled in the National School Lunch program. Approved families receive 100GB of mobile data per year for 5 years and a free mobile hotspot, plus the opportunity to purchase devices at a low cost.

To find out if your household is eligible for these discounts, you can either visit a T-Mobile store for more information or apply here.

The Emergency Broadband Benefit Program is a Federal Communications Commission (FCC) program that provides a temporary discount on monthly broadband bills for qualifying low-income households.

To find out if your household is eligible for these discounts as well, you can click here.

Additional information about these discounts and programs can be found on Dothan City Schools website.

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