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South Dakota

Population Metrics

Percentage of State Population Living Where High-Speed Internet is Available 99%
Percentage of State Population Living Where High-Speed Internet is Unavailable 1%
Percentage of State Households without Access to a Device 10%
Percentage of State Population not using the Internet 13%
Percentage of State Households with no Internet Access or a Device 12%
Percentage of State Households using a Device 90%

Contact

Federal Program Officer Kim Owen
kowen@ntia.gov
State Broadband Officer Mike Waldner
mike.waldner@state.sd.us
BEAD Inquiries bead@ntia.gov
DE Inquiries digitalequity@ntia.gov

Broadband Equity, Access, and Deployment (BEAD) Program

BEAD Program Status Planning Application Submitted
BEAD Program Award Total Not Currently Available
BEAD Award Announcement Date Not Currently Available

State Digital Equity (DE) Planning Grant Program

DE Program Status Planning Application Submitted
DE Award Announcement Date Not Currently Available
DE Planning Award Amount Not Currently Available

Tribal Broadband Connectivity (TBCP) Program

Total Number of TBCP Program Applications Received 8
Total Number of TBCP Program Awards 5
Total Funds Awarded (TBCP) $74,666,561.17

Connecting Minority Communities (CMC) Pilot Program

Total Number of CMC Program Applications Received 0
Total Number of CMC Program Awards 0
Total Funds Awarded (CMC) Not Currently Available

Broadband Infrastructure (BIP) Program

Total Number of BIP Program Applications Received 1
Total Number of BIP Program Awards Not Currently Available
Total Funds Awarded (BIP) Not Currently Available
Timelines

Program Timelines

BEAD timeline

BEAD timeline

DE timeline

DE timeline

Additional Resources

Affordable Connectivity Program


This program helps those in need pay for high-speed Internet service and technology.

Capital Projects Fund


This program helps state governments fund capital projects and infrastructure. It works to expand high-speed Internet to deliver vital services.

ReConnect Loan and Grant Program


This program helps expand high-speed Internet access in rural areas. Funds support construction, facilities, and equipment.