Record Pace of E-rate Funding for 2021
$1.5 billion in E-rate funds were committed to schools and libraries in time for the start of the new fiscal year on July 1. This is a record amount of...
Steps to Take Before ECF Filing Window Opens
The ECF filing window opens June 29th, which is right around the corner. If you are new to E-rate, there are several steps you can take today, as outlined below....
Emergency Connectivity Fund EPC FCC Filing Window SAM.gov
$160M Unclaimed as Invoice Deadline Closes In
The last date to invoice for recurring FY2019 services is this Friday, June 25, 2021. Back in February Funds For Learning did an analysis on FY2019 funding requests after the...
COVID-19 FCC Invoice Deadline
Sorting Out Connectivity Funding Options
The rapid release of connectivity funding programs this last year has been confusing to many and may look like alphabet soup at times. Adding to the confusion is the programs...
Emergency Broadband Benefit Emergency Connectivity Fund
Record Pace of E-rate Funding in 2021
Despite the challenges associated with the COVID-19 pandemic and numerous emergency funding programs, the FCC and USAC have managed to set a record for the count of applicants to receive...
Funding Commitments FY2021
On-Campus Wi-Fi Continues to Grow
Schools and libraries are more and more focused on delivering Wi-Fi connections to students, school staff, and library patrons. In recent weeks, there has been a focus on providing off-campus...
Category 2 ECF Emergency Connectivity Fund
FCC Submits Draft ECF Form 471 to OMB
On May 14, 2021, the Federal Communications Commission requested emergency approval of modifications to the FCC Form 471 for the Emergency Connectivity Fund program from the federal Office of Management...
Emergency Connectivity Fund FCC Form 471 Form 498