Challenge Process

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The process of grant applicants engaging communities they intend to serve, and the right of refusal held by communities for broadband grant applications. 

Each Eligible Entity shall develop and describe in the Initial Proposal, a transparent, evidence-based, fair, and expeditious challenge process under which a unit of local government, nonprofit organization, or broadband service provider can challenge a determination made by the Eligible Entity in the Initial Proposal as to whether a particular location or community anchor institution within the jurisdiction of the Eligible Entity is eligible for grant funds.

Broadband Grant Terms