Pennsylvania Broadband BEAD Challenge Rebuttal Phase In Process

Important Reminder:

The Pennsylvania Broadband Development Authority (PBDA) BEAD Rebuttal Window is currently open, and it closes on June 22nd, 2024 at 11:59PM. If you are an eligible participant for the challenge process and have not registered, you will need to complete a registration before you can submit a rebuttal.

The timeline for the BEAD Challenge process is as follows:

  1. Rebuttal of Challenges: Entities that have been challenged will have 30 days to respond (May 24–June 22)
  2. Final Determinations: The PBDA will decided if challenges and rebuttals are valid or not within 30 days (June 23– July 22)

Additional Information:

Please visit the BEAD Challenge webpage for additional details, including:

  • How to register for the challenge portal
  • Review of the public map that identifies those areas deemed unserved, underserved, served, as well as Community Anchor Institutions (CAIs).
  • Informational BEAD Challenge webinar that was held on March 29, 2024 and download the PowerPoint presentation used during the webinar.

If you have any questions please email the PBDA at