New Application Review ProcessMay 20USAC has announced its new approach to managing application reviews.
Deadline for Schools ApproachesMay 20As the deadline approaches, many schools have not submitted their FY16 E-rate funding requests
States Petition for Invoice HelpMay 16SECA filed a Petition asking the FCC to reconsider its new position on invoice deadline extensions.
Temporary SPIN Now AvailableMay 16SLD allows applicants to use the temporary SPIN number on their Form 471 applications
Senator Questions FCC Oversight of EPCMay 13Letter to FCC raises concerns about EPC’s long-term impact on applicants.
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