Under Act 142, you may be eligible to receive a free internet hotspot through December 2020 under a program by S.C. Office of Regulatory Staff (ORS).
To qualify you must meet the following criteria:
A student of Beaufort County School District must reside in your household.
Households must show an income at or below 250 percent of federal poverty (see chart below)
There is currently no internet service in the household.
If you feel you meet these criteria and want to apply to receive a Mobile Hotspot for use for student virtual learning, please answer the following questions.