Creating better economic & life opportunities by expanding access, adoption, & use of broadband.

Connected Nation Michigan, in partnership with the Michigan Economic Development Corporation, Michigan Public Service Commission, and Michigan Department of Technology, Management, and Budget, is working to ensure that all Michiganders can experience the benefits of broadband. The resources provided here are intended to improve the access, adoption, and use of broadband and connected technologies across every Michigan community in improve quality of life.


Bringing Health Care Home:
Telehealth Trends in Rural Michigan

This 2021 study builds upon groundbreaking research Connected Nation Michigan released just before the pandemic in late February 2020.

Click "learn more" to explore the key findings, new insights, and clear guidance this new study provides on how we can approach telehealth needs in rural America.

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Emergency Broadband
Benefit Program

Click the below link to learn more about the internet discount program.

You can also locate which Michigan internet service providers are offering the discount by heading to our interactive map here and clicking on the "Emergency Broadband Benefit" option.

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Keep Up With Us

Why @LilyMcCoyCN chose Connected Nation!

Check out our BRAND NEW Tik Tok account and give it a follow! Click here → https://bit.ly/3zTAkwa #ConnectedNation

NEW STAFF BLOG: How this town in Michigan has earned the title of ‘Comeback Kid’

Lake County was on the cusp of being qualified as a digital desert - w/no broadband it struggled to maintain its place in a growing digital world

Read: https://bit.ly/3BTfBuP

#ConnectedNation honors Ag producers during National Farmers Market Week

Chris McGovern, Director of Research Development, discusses how high-speed internet can impact the rural communities that help keep more than 8,000 local farm vendors afloat

Read: https://bit.ly/3A96IMs

Disconnected during disaster - A SpaceX case study

Read the first hand account of the devastating tornadoes that hit Bowling Green, Kentucky from #ConnectedNation's CFO, Bernie Bogle.

Read the article in @MCritical: https://bit.ly/3vSq8T6

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