E-rate Applicants May Now Cancel Forms 470
In USAC’s November E-rate News Brief, E-rate applicants were notified that they now have the option to cancel a previously certified FCC Form 470. E-rate Productivity Center (EPC) users who...
November Appeal Decisions Released by FCC
On December 1, 2023, the FCC issued its monthly Public Notice deciding requests for review, requests for waiver, and petitions for reconsideration related to actions taken by USAC. The FCC...
Don’t Miss Your Chance to Impact E-rate Cybersecurity
It seems that schools and libraries have been in the FCC’s sights for the past four weeks! E-rate has started to venture outside school and library walls with the declaratory...
Wi-Fi Hotspots Proposed for E-rate Program
On November 8, 2023, the Federal Communications Commission issued a Notice of Proposed Rulemaking seeking to make off-campus Wi-Fi hotspot service eligible for E-rate program discounts. The NPRM proposes requiring...
Cybersecurity Pilot Program Details Announced
On November 13, 2023, the Federal Communications Commission published a Notice of Proposed Rulemaking proposing the creation of a “Schools and Libraries Cybersecurity Pilot Program.” Proposed as a three year,...
Applicant FCC Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (NPRM) and Comments Service Provider
2024 Admin Procedures Released
On November 2, 2023, the Universal Service Administrative Company (USAC) submitted its administrative procedures to the Federal Communications Commission. The report is released annually to comply with the FCC’s 5th...
FCC Report and Order USAC
Bus Wi-Fi Comment Deadline Extended
On November 9, 2023, the Federal Communications Commission released an Order extending the deadline for comments on the inclusion of school bus Wi-Fi services and equipment in the E-rate program’s...
Applicant Eligible Services List (ESL) FCC School Bus Wi-Fi