Access to broadband for all Americans is urgent. Read more about how our Student Freedom Initiative (SFI) has developed a repeatable model to address the digital divide in communities hosting HBCUs starting with Orangburg South Carolina. Learn More.

The Outcomes

With inputs from stakeholders, we developed outcomes aligned with our mission:

  1. Liberate students to make professional and life choices
  2. Increase African-American economic mobility via STEM
  3. Provide more favorable terms and flexibility
  4. Institutionalize a scalable platform to eventually support all students at MSIs
  5. Enable HBCU digital transformation & reduction in the digital divide
  6. Provide transformative model for policy, researchers, and student advocates