Funding Year 2013 Forms 470, Part 2: Service Categories and Applicant Types
For Funding Year 2013, Forms 470 were posted by 24,957 applicants across the country. Of the total Forms 470 posted for the upcoming funding year, approximately 23% requested bids for Priority 2 products and services. Other Form 470 statistics include:
- There were approximately 17% fewer Forms 470 requesting Priority 2 services in Funding Year 2013 than in Funding Year 2012.
- 43 entities posted 76 statewide Forms 470. Nearly 80% of the statewide Forms 470 posted included Priority 1 services.
- The number of entities posting Forms 470 increased for its fifth consecutive year in Funding Year 2013. Since 2009, there has been an 8% growth in the number of entities posting Forms 470.
The following chart shows the breakdown of Forms 470 posted by applicant type. Almost 60% of total postings were by school districts:
This chart illustrates Form 470 postings which include Priority 2 services. Applicants posted over 1,600 fewer Priority 2 Forms 470 in Funding Year 2013 as in Funding Year 2012: