Emergency Broadband Benefit Program (EBBP)

The Emergency Broadband Benefit (“EBB”) Program is a government program that supports broadband services and is temporary in nature. It will only last as long as funding is available.

 About the Emergency Broadband Program (EBBP) 

This program is funded by the US Treasury and is separate from the Lifeline Program. 

  • If you are a Lifeline customer, you may also participate and will receive both discount credits. 
  • The EBBP discount is for Internet service and specific Blue Stream Fiber supplied router/modem equipment charges. 
  • There is a $50.00 credit for Internet services purchased from Blue Stream Fiber. 
  • There are specific Internet packages and Internet/Voice bundles that qualify for the credit. 
  • This credit does not apply to WiFi extender units, if purchased. 

Enrollment is open for those who qualify.

How Do I Qualify for the EBBP? 
Must meet the qualifications in one of the programs listed below:

  • SNAP (Supplemental Nutritional Assistance Program; formerly Food Stamps)
  • Medicaid
  • SSI (Supplemental Security Income)
  • Veteran’s and Survivors Pension Program
  • Federal Public Housing Assistance (FPHA)Veteran’s and Survivors Pension Program
  • Free and reduced School Lunch or School Breakfast Program
  • Pell Grant

EBBP Facts & Disclosures

  • The EBBP is a government program that reduces your Internet bill
  • The program is temporary for as long as funds last
  • Once the program has ended all regular pricing and terms and conditions will go into effect, if you wish to continue with Internet service
  • You may transfer EBBP benefit to another service provider at any time

How Do I Sign Up for EBBP?

  • You must confirm that you have received disclosures information below from our customer service:
                • Confirm you understand that the program is a temporary government program.
  • At the end of the program the rates will no longer be discounted and will return to regular pricing and the regular terms and conditions.
  • You consent to the EBBP being added to your current service

What Blue Stream Fiber Services Can I Get With EBBP?

Residential Bundles

25Mb down/3Mb up DSL internet and Connect Plus 200 Phone (where available) $116.45

6Mb down/1Mb up DSL internet and Connect Plus 200 Phone $89.45

50Mb down/50Mb up Symmetric Fiber Internet and Connect Plus 200 Phone $90.00

Residential Internet Only Packages

DSL 25Mb down/3Mb up $104.95

Fiber internet 50Mb down/50Mb up $84.95

The Emergency Broadband Program is only available to customers in the Indiantown Service Area.


For additional questions,
please contact us at
or email csr@bluestreamfiber.com