This excerpt taken from the PCS 10-K filed May 12, 2006.
Non-Employee Director Remuneration Plan
Non-employee members of MetroPCS Communications board of directors are eligible to participate in our non-employee director remuneration plan under which such directors may receive compensation for serving on the board of directors. This compensation includes annual retainers, board meeting fees, committee paid event fees, initial stock grants and annual stock grants. See Item 11, Compensation of Directors for further information regarding this plan.