What is Connect2Compete?
Connect2Compete (C2C) is a national nonprofit initiative, aiming to bring students and families online by
providing $9.95/month high‐speed Internet, low‐cost refurbished computers and free digital literacy
training to families nationwide. For 2 years, there are no price increases, no activation fees, and no
equipment rental fees associated with the high‐speed Internet program.
Who is eligible for the $9.95 Cox high‐speed Internet through C2C?
Families with at least one child receiving free school meals through the National School Lunch Program
(NSLP) are eligible for the $9.95 Cox home Internet service. In addition, families cannot have subscribed
to Cox Internet service within the last 90 days, have any outstanding debt or unreturned equipment
with Cox. Families who do not meet these criteria may be directed to connect2compete.org to learn about other
offers that may be available to them.
How should families apply for Cox’s low‐cost Internet service through C2C?
Eligible families can apply online by visiting www.connect2compete.org/cox or calling toll free 1‐855‐
Connect2Compete is a program to provide home Internet service and computers for families. It is not a school program, and is not endorsed or required by your school. Your school is not responsible for Connect2Compete accounts.