Hot Spot Program
In partnership with the Austin Public Library and the Blandin Foundation, Austin Aspires has limited hot spots available for checkout to students and/or families. These hotspots are available on a first come, first serve basis, and will be checked out for up to one year.
THE PROCESS STARTS WITH AUSTIN ASPIRES!
Ways to Connect
At Student School
Languages: Anuak & English
Brandon - IJ/AHS
Jesus - Ellis
Languages: Spanish & English
Highschool navigators are located in room 278 at the highschool and are available almost all day
Austin Aspires office
Austin Aspires Executive Director
Austin Aspires Office
301 North Main St Suite 104
Austin MN, 55912
Click or scan QR code in section below
Steps to Check Out a Hotspot
Get a hotspot registration form
Scan/Click QR code Below
Stop into Austin Aspires office at 301 N Main St Suite 104
Have your middle/high school student get form from school navigator
Submit completed Austin Aspires registration form to Austin Aspires by either
Scan or take a picure and email to firstname.lastname@example.org
Give to the Navigator at your students location (if applicable)
Drop off to our office at 301 N Main St Suite 104
Complete the registration form
Over the phone
In the Austin Aspires Office at 301 N Main St Suite 104
By a responsible adult in the home
An Aspires staff member or Navigator will get ahold of you once the application is processed for pick up.
It can be picked up in office or sent home with your student from our Navigators.
Scan or click QR code for hotspot registration form
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ's)
DO THE HOTSPOTS COST ANYTHING TO CHECK OUT
No, These hotspots are available through grant dollars from the Minnesota Department of Education and the Blandin Broadband Communities grant.