AICUP Endorsed Program

The Keystone Initiative for Network Based Education and Research (KINBER), a PA-based non-profit organization, provides broadband connectivity, fosters collaboration and promotes the innovative use of digital technologies. Founded 10 years ago, KINBER provides technology services and network-based connectivity to over 100 organizations. KINBER’s constituency includes higher education, K12, healthcare, communities, libraries, public media, museums, government, non-profit organizations, and commercial organizations consistent with its mission. As a Charter (founding) Board member, AICUP participates in the governance, strategic planning and overall guidance for the organization and has helped make KINBER a trusted technology partner in Pennsylvania.


  • Dollar Volume: $1,196,895.00

Unique Program Features:

• Over $1.1M in federal NSF grant funding received by AICUP members through partnership and collaboration with KINBER to support Campus Cyberinfrastructure enhancements on campus.
• 4 AICUP member institutions received KINBER Inclusivity Scholarship (formerly Diversity Scholarship)
• 7 AICUP member institutions take DDoS Mitigation service through KINBER

CONTACT: Wendy Huntoon at huntoon@kinber.org  or 717-963-7490

map  101 North Front Street, Harrisburg, PA 17101-1404    l    Phone: (717) 232-8649    l    Fax: (717) 233-8574    l    Email: info@aicup.org