Happy New Year! FY2022 Starts Strong
Funding Year 2022 officially started on July 1, 2022, and schools and libraries across the country are going into the new E-rate year with more committed funds at the start...
FCC Funding Commitments Trends USAC
42% of FY2022 Commitments for Category Two Services
As USAC continues to issue FY2022 funding commitments at a record pace, the percentage of those commitments which are for Category Two products and services is at a four-year high....
Category Two Funding Commitments FY2019 FY2022 USAC
ECF Prioritization: Requests by Discount Band
As USAC begins issuing funding commitments for third-window ECF applications, many have wondered where the prioritization threshold may fall for the final round of funding requests. In all three application...
Emergency Connectivity Fund FCC USAC
Record Funding Commitment Pace Continues
In the first seven funding waves of Funding Year 2022, USAC has processed more than 40,000 FRNs, committing almost $1.7B for schools and libraries across the country. So far, the...
Total ECF Demand Reaches $8.5 Billion
The third Emergency Connectivity Fund (ECF) filing window closed on May 13, 2022. The total ECF requested amount for application window 1 through window 3 totaled $8.5 billion which surpassed...
Emergency Connectivity Fund FCC Filing Window
$1.5 Billion E-rate Committed at Record Pace
Each E-rate funding year begins on July 1, and it is helpful for applicants to know as soon as possible if they will be receiving support. As of May 20,...
Funding Commitments FY2022 USAC
E-rate Supported Sites Reach Eight Year High
In Funding Year 2022, E-rate applicants requested discounts on Internet and data services which will be delivered to 130,634 individual school and library locations nationwide. While the amount of funds...
Category 1 Category 2 FCC USAC