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[USAC] Schools and Libraries News Brief [05-15-2017]

May 15, 2017

TIP OF THE WEEK:Read the guidance below about activities you should be undertaking now that the FY2017 application filing window has closed.These suggestions will allow you to request any necessary changes to your application up front and to prepare for the review of your application. Commitments for Funding Years 2016 and 2015 Funding Year 2016.USAC is scheduled to release Funding Y

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Important: EdTech Press Release - VMware, CENIC Collaborate to Support Research and Education

May 8, 2017

Educational nonprofit's 10,000 members can now leverage VMware solutions to improve security, reduce costs and simplify information access through a software-defined approach PALO ALTO, CAandBERKELEY, CA-- (Marketwired) --04/25/17--VMware(NYSE: VMW)and CENIC today announced an agreement that will streamline the purchase ofVMwaretechnologies by CENIC's members. The collaborati

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[USAC] Schools and Libraries News Brief [05-05-2017]

May 5, 2017

TIP OF THE WEEK:You have less thanone week to certify your FCC Form 471 in EPC for FY2017.May 11, 2017 is the last possible day to certify an FCC Form 471 within the filing window. Commitments for Funding Year 2016 Funding Year 2016.USAC is scheduled to release Funding Year (FY) 2016 Wave 46 Funding Commitment Decision Letters (FCDLs) on May 9. This wave includes commitments for appr

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[USAC] Schools and Libraries News Brief – Special Edition

May 4, 2017

FY2017 Application Filing Window Close Date Remains May 11, 2017 Some applicants have received a News feed item due to an FCC Form 470 posting that features an "application window close date" of 6/1/2017. The application filing window close date of May 11, 2017 at 11:59 PM EDT has not changed. We are aware of the problem with the EPC News feed item and have deleted the inco

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[USAC] Schools and Libraries News Brief [05-01-2017]

May 1, 2017

TIP OF THE WEEK:You have less than two weeks to certify your FCC Form 471 in EPC for FY2017.May 11, 2017 is the last possible day to certify an FCC Form 471 within the filing window. Commitments for Funding Year 2016 Funding Year 2016.USAC is scheduled to release Funding Year (FY) 2016 Wave 45 Funding Commitment Decision Letters (FCDLs) on May 4. This wave includes commitments for ap

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[USAC] Schools and Libraries News Brief [04-21-2017]

April 21, 2017

TIP OF THE WEEK:You have less thanthree weeks to certify your FCC Form 471 in EPC for FY2017. May 11, 2017 is the last possible day to certify an FCC Form 471 within the filing window. Commitments for Funding Years 2016 and 2015 Funding Year 2016.USAC is scheduled to release Funding Year (FY) 2016 Wave 44 Funding Commitment Decision Letters (FCDLs) on April 27. This wave includes com

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An Open Letter From Chairman Pai to USAC: USAC’s Performance as Schools and Libraries Program Admini

April 18, 2017

April 18, 2017 Chris Henderson Universal Service Administrative Company 700 12th Street NW, Suite 900 Washington, DC 20005 Re: USAC’s Performance as Schools and Libraries Program Administrator Dear Mr. Henderson, I am writing about recent issues with the Universal Service Administrative Company’s (USAC) administration of the schools and libraries univer

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[USAC] Schools and Libraries News Brief [04-10-2017]

April 10, 2017

TIP OF THE WEEK:You have less thanone week to certify your FCC Form 470 in EPC for FY2017.April 13, 2017 is the last possible day to certify an FCC Form 470 and still be able to certify an FCC Form 471 within the filing window. Commitments for Funding Year 2016 Funding Year 2016.USAC is scheduled to release Funding Year (FY) 2016 Wave 42 Funding Commitment Decision Letters (FCDLs) on

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[USAC] Schools and Libraries News Brief [04-03-2017]

April 3, 2017

TIP OF THE WEEK:You have less thantwo weeks to certify your FCC Form 470 in EPC for FY2017.April 13, 2017 is the last possible day to certify an FCC Form 470 and still be able to certify an FCC Form 471 within the filing window. Commitments for Funding Year 2016 Funding Year 2016.USAC is scheduled to release Funding Year (FY) 2016 Wave 41 Funding Commitment Decision Letters (FCDLs) o

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[USAC] Schools and Libraries News Brief [03-27-2017]

March 27, 2017

TIP OF THE WEEK:You have less thanthree weeks to certify your FCC Form 470 in EPC for FY2017.April 13, 2017 is the last possible day to certify an FCC Form 470 and still be able to certify an FCC Form 471 within the filing window. Commitments for Funding Year 2016 Funding Year 2016.USAC is scheduled to release Funding Year (FY) 2016 Wave 40 Funding Commitment Decision Letters (FCDLs)

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[USAC] Schools and Libraries News Brief [03-23-2017]

March 23, 2017

Webinars: E-rate Program Overview for Beginners E-rate Program applicants are invited to participate in a webinar on the E-rate program and the application process for Funding Year 2017. These webinars are tailored for new E-rate applicants or anyone who needs a refresher on basic program information. During each webinar, the audiencewill havethe opportunity to participate in a live questio

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[USAC] Schools and Libraries News Brief for the Week [03-13-2017]

March 13, 2017

TIP OF THE WEEK:You have less than five weeks to certify your FCC Form 470 in EPC for FY2017.April 13, 2017is the last possible day to certify an FCC Form 470 and still be able to certify an FCC Form 471 within the filing window. Commitments for Funding Years 2016 and 2015 Funding Year 2016.USAC is scheduled to release Funding Year (FY) 2016 Wave 38 Funding Commitment Decision Letters (F

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[CDE] ***E-rate Newsflash***

March 8, 2017

E-rate Category Two Funds Available One of the goals of the E-rate modernization order released by the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) on July 23, 2014, was to increase the certainty and predictability of funding for Wi-Fi services in schools. In this order, the FCC implemented the five-year budget approach to provide support for category two internal Wi-Fi connections throu

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[USAC] Schools and Libraries News Brief for the Week [03-06-2017]

March 6, 2017

TIP OF THE WEEK:If you have not already done so, file and certify your FCC Form 470 as soon as possible.Remember that April 13 is the last possible day to certify an FCC Form 470 and still be able to certify an FCC Form 471 within the filing window. Commitments for Funding Year 2016 Funding Year 2016.USAC is scheduled to release Funding Year (FY) 2016 Wave 37 Funding Commitment Decis

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[USAC] Schools and Libraries News Brief for the Week [02-27-2017]

February 27, 2017

TIP OF THE WEEK:Complete your profile updatesno later thanSunday, February 26.Follow the guidance below if you are unable to complete your updates by this date and time. Commitments for Funding Year 2016 Funding Year 2016.USAC is scheduled to release Funding Year (FY) 2016 Wave 36 Funding Commitment Decision Letters (FCDLs) on March 2.This wave includes commitments for approved appli

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[USAC] Schools and Libraries ***Special Edition***

February 27, 2017

E-rate Funding Year 2017 Window Is Now Open Dear Stakeholder: USAC is pleased to announce that the application filing window for Funding Year (FY) 2017 opened today at noon and will close on Thursday, May 11, 2017 at 11:59 PM EDT. You may now log on to theE-rate Productivity Center(EPC)and file your FCC Form 471 for FY2017. If you have not yet started your competitive bidding

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