The Lifeline Program is a federally funded program that provides a monthly discount on phone or internet service to eligible households. Qualification is determined based on income or your participation in several federal assistance programs, and you must recertify every year. You must qualify through the Universal Service Administrative Company before enrolling with MTA. To learn how to apply or to see if you qualify for the program, give us a call or go to www.lifelinesupport.org for further information.
The Emergency Broadband Benefit Program (EBBP) is a temporary federal program developed in response to the COVID-19 pandemic that provides eligible households a monthly discount of up to $75 for broadband service. Before enrolling in this program through MTA, you must first pre-qualify by applying online or via mail with the FCC. As of May 12, 2021, eligible households have been able to enroll.
All households must complete self-verification through the National Verifier.
Once you have received verification that you are eligible for the EBBP, complete the form below to give consent and begin your enrollment with MTA.
Learn about the program and how this temporary discount works.
Learn more about eligibility and how to apply.