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BEAD Initial Proposal Progress Dashboard

This dashboard allows anyone to track how BEAD Eligible Entities are progressing through the major milestones* necessary to submit their Initial Proposal by the December 27, 2023 due date. The dashboard shows a check mark when an Eligible Entity has achieved one of the eight enumerated milestones. Check back here for weekly updates, and to view Initial Proposals that have been released for public comment, visit Public Notice Posting of State and Territory BEAD and Digital Equity Plans/Proposals | BroadbandUSA (

A table featuring 56 rows, each representing an Eligible Entity (U.S. state or territory). The table is organized across 9 vertical headers, each representing a phase in the submission process, including the first blank header for the Eligible Entity column, followed by ‘Vol I Draft Shared with NTIA’, ‘Vol I Released for Public Comment’, ‘Vol I Submitted for NTIA Approval’,  ‘Vol I Approved by NTIA’,  ‘Vol II Draft Shared with NTIA’, ‘Vol II Released for Public Comment’, ‘Vol II Submitted for NTIA Approval’


As of 12:00pm EST on December 5, 2023

2 Eligible Entities have completed 7 of 8 phases – Louisiana and Virginia

4 Eligible Entities have completed 6 of 8 phases – Delaware, Kansas, Nevada, and Vermont

20 Eligible Entities have completed 5 of 8 phases – Alaska, American Samoa, Arizona, Colorado, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Michigan, Montana, Nebraska, Ohio, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Puerto Rico, Tennessee, Utah, Washington, West Virginia, Wisconsin, and Wyoming

30 Eligible Entities have completed 4 of 8 phases – Alabama, Arkansas, California, CNMI, Connecticut, District of Columbia, Florida, Guam, Hawaii, Idaho, Iowa, Kentucky, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New Mexico, New York, North Carolina, North Dakota, Oklahoma, Rhode Island, South Carolina, South Dakota, Texas, and US Virgin Islands 

*The BEAD Initial Proposal consists of two separate volumes: Volume I is focused on the Eligible Entity’s challenge process; Volume II consists of the remainder of the Eligible Entity’s BEAD implementation plan.