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Unlimited Nationwide talk and text +5 GB LTE Data and a FREE Smartphone

Our Tribal Lifeline is available to  customers who live on qualifying Tribal lands in AZ, NM, and UT. Lifeline is a federal program that lowers the monthly cost of phone and internet. Once you are approved by the Lifeline Program, visit one of our Lifeline Experts at any Cellular One store location for assistance to apply and activate your free service and get your FREE Smartphone.

5GB data

  • Unlimited Talk
  • Unlimited Text
  • Unlimited Facebook
  • Free Smartphone
To Qualify

All applicants need to reside in the following states: Arizona, New Mexico and Utah.
See our Local Coverage Map for more information. To submit your application, please include:

  • A Copy of Proof of Address (e.g. Utility bills) *
  • A Copy of Federal/State Government-Issued ID (e.g. Driver License, Passport) *
  • A Copy of Proof of Participating Subsidy *
    • Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP), formerly known as Food Stamps
    • Medicaid
    • Supplemental Security Income (SSI)
    • Federal Public Housing Assistance (FPHA)
    • Veterans Pension and Survivors Benefit
    • Tribal Programs (and live on federally-recognized Tribal lands)
      • Any of the federal assistance programs listed above
      • Bureau of Indian Affairs General Assistance
      • Head Start (only households meeting the income qualifying standard)
      • Tribal Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (Tribal TANF)
      • Food Distribution Program on Indian Reservations

Or to demonstrate household income that is at or below 135% of Federal Poverty Level Guidelines

  • A Copy of Proof of Income (e.g. Prior year’s tax return, Social Security Statement of Benefits, Unemployment Statement of Benefits, paystubs covering three consecutive months within the past year) *
About Lifeline

Lifeline is a federal government benefit program and only qualified persons may participate. To be eligible for this program you must reside on qualified Tribal lands in Arizona, New Mexico or Utah and meet certain income requirements, or be receiving benefits from one or more common government programs. Applicants must present documentation of income or program participation. FREE4LIFE includes a discount covering the cost of activation, provided under the federal Link Up program. Lifeline service may not be transferred to any other individual, including another eligible low-income consumer. By law, the Lifeline program is only available for one phone line per household, whether landline or wireless. Consumers who willfully make false statements in order to obtain Lifeline benefits can be punished by fine or imprisonment or can be barred from the program. See your Cellular One contract and/or for policies and additional terms and conditions. Applicable taxes apply. HAC compatible phones are available upon request. Toll (long distance), data services, roaming and SMS (texting) are included in your FREE4LIFE service. “Roaming” is one Cellular One customer placing or receiving a voice/SMS/ or data call or connection request outside the Cellular One Home Network Area. If you experience any difficulties with your mobile service, please contact a Cellular One representative at (800) 730-2351. For unresolved consumer issues, you may contact the New Mexico Public Regulatory Commission at (800) 663-9782 or the Arizona Corporation Commission at (800) 222-7000, or the Federal Communications Commission, Consumer & Governmental Affairs Bureau. Other restrictions may apply. See you FREE4LIFE wireless Agreement and/or for pricing and additional terms and conditions.

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 To activate please call our Customer Care team at 1-800-730-2351 or visit your local Cellular One store.