This article lists announced plans and incentives from various internet providers in response to COVID-19.

Internet Service Providers

The FCC has made an agreement stating that providers will waive late fees, not cutoff service for lack of payment, and open hot-spots. Individual internet service provider (ISP) efforts are detailed below. 


"To help the millions of Americans who are experiencing financial hardship as a result of COVID-19, Walmart and AT&T are working together to offer eligible customers select home internet and wireless plans via AT&T PREPAID and Cricket Wireless for little or even no cost. These offers are available through the Emergency Broadband Benefit Program (EBB), and customers can find eligible plans on and in more than 2,300 Walmart stores across the country."

They will offer open hot-spots, unlimited data to existing customers, and $10/month plans to low income families, data overage fees are being waved for these customers through December 31, 2021. 

Additional Details: AT&T COVID-19 response 


"Xfinity is offering eligible university students, faculty and staff, and K-12 teachers and administrators who live in our service areas and need internet service a Visa® prepaid card worth about two months of Internet service. No upfront fees, no installation costs."

Additional details: Comcast COVID-19 response


Spectrum is participating in the FCC's Emergency Broadband Benefit Program to offer a $50 credit ($75 for housing on tribal lands) for qualifying households.

Additional details: Charter Communications to Participate in FCC’s Emergency Broadband Benefit Program


T-Mobile offers payment arrangement in the event COVID-19 has impacted a customer's ability to pay a bill on time. 

Additional details: T-Mobile Payment Arrangements


Verizon is not offering any unique assistance for customers impacted by COVID-19

Other Resources

Updating list of resources made available by various Internet Service Providers:


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