On December 21, 2021, USAC announced that the Funding Year 2022 E-rate Form 471 filing window will open on January 12, 2022 at 12:00 PM EST and close March 22, 2022 at 11:59 PM EDT. The application window will be open for 69 days.
With the application window closing on March 22, the latest date that applicants will be able to file an FCC Form 470 while still allowing the required 28 days for competitive bidding will be February 22, 2022. In addition, the administrative window, which allows applicants to make changes to their EPC profiles, will close January 10, 2022 at 11:59 PM EST.
USAC’s News Brief can be viewed here