Priority One - all eligible telecommunications and Internet access services are fully funded firstPriority Two – eligible for internal connections and basic maintenance (those with highest discount levels receive next priority)
After eligibility service providers, school and library applicants may submit invoices for Universal Service Fund (USF) support.Applicants are required to pay the non-discount portion of the cost of the goods and services
Schools and Libraries Program of the Universal Service FundE-Rate Presented By E. Reyes
What is “E-Rate” key players? FCC (Federal Communications Commission) provides direction USAC (Universal Service Administrative Company) administers the Universal Service Fund SLD (Schools & Libraries Division) administers the E-rate program
Areas to improve Update the plan and comply with new state Technology Application (TA) standards Professional development on ways to integrate technology into the curriculum Funds for training, update, maintenance and acquisition of new equipment.