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ICN is accepting student applications for its Statewide Youth Broadband Advisory Council (SYBAC) for the 2018-2019 school year. Apply by May 4.

The SYBAC engages high school students on a variety of broadband related topics, where they identify trends and strategies to improve broadband connectivity. SYBAC students discuss a range of topics including: the Internet of Things (IoT), expanding broadband availability in rural areas, wireless access, infrastructure, and cybersecurity.

Students entering 10th - 12th grades during the 2018-2019 school year may apply for membership. Students selected will be notified by ICN in May. Meetings will take place monthly, beginning in September 2018 through May 2019, via video conference, teleconference, and/or in-person. Council members also will communicate via email.

Apply by May 4!  Students interested should visit ICN's SYBAC webpage at https://icn.iowa.gov/sybac.

2018-2019 SYBAC Application: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/ICN_2018-2019_SYBAC
Submit one Letter of Recommendation completed by a high school teacher. https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/SYBAC2018_Recommendation