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

Telehealth and broadband add new capabilities to disaster response

Telemedicine can be an asset to first responders on the frontlines. But a successful deployment of this technology will depend on the reliability of available broadband infrastructure → https://bit.ly/3tZqJmb

ICYMI: Challenges to Broadband Grants

Check out the recent article from "POTs and PANs: Broadband for All" discussing the issues with current federal broadband grants and how we can overcome their challenges. More here: http://bit.ly/3tBXAgs #ConnectedNation

With leadership in place, NTIA and FCC must now work together to close the Digital Divide

Read the latest on what is going on at the federal level right here: https://bit.ly/32cExhp

#ConnectedNation is here to guide you through it!

JUST IN: #ConnectedNation & GS2 Government Solution and Services announce new career advancement opportunities

Participants can now ​​level up their current skills or pivot their career w/the tools they need to pursue a new passion

Learn more: https://bit.ly/3AhJhz8

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