Why Is The Government Giving Away Free Smartphones and Cell Service in Hawaii?
The Affordable Connectivity Program is a government benefit program that helps ensure that households in Hawaii and throughout the US can afford the broadband they need for school, work, healthcare and more. If you qualify, your household will receive:
- Free Smartphone
- Free Unlimited Talk
- Free Unlimited Texting
- Free Hotspot Service
- Free High-speed Data
How Do I Qualify For The Affordable Connectivity Program?
You may qualify if a member of your household participates in atleast one of the following assistance programs:
- Medicaid / Medi-Cal
- Women, Infants, and Children Program (WIC)
- SNAP / CalFresh / Food Stamps
- Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP)
- Federal Public Housing Assistance or Section 8
- Supplemental Security Income (SSI)
- Veteran and Survivors Pension Benefit
- National School Lunch Program
- Federal Pell Grant
- Multiple Tribal Assistance Programs
You may also qualify for ACP based on your household income if it meets or exceeds the Federal Poverty Guidelines level in Hawaii.
Is There A Free Government Phone Stand Near Me In Hawaii?
If you landed on this website because you were searching for free government phone stands in Hawaii or free government phones and service, you are probably in urgent need of a government cellular phone. While we won't be able to point you in the direction of a free government phone tent in Hawaii (they tend to come and go on short notice), if you can wait a few days for a new smartphone to be delivered to you, then we recommend going through the simple enrollment process and claiming your phone that way.
How Do I Claim My Free Smartphone?
To start the process, enter your email and zipcode in the form below and clicking "Start". On the following page you will be asked to provide some simple details about your household to determine your elibility.