E-rate & NP COVID 19 Tech Funds
Wednesday, September 23, 2020
Emergency E-rate Filing Window- The FCC opened a second FY2020 E-rate application window on September 16th which will close on October 16th. The purpose is to help alleviate on-campus school bandwidth issues by allowing schools to request E-rate discounts for additional on-campus category one Internet access and/or data transmission services needed as a result of the pandemic.
NJSBA has informed us that they will be hosting a webinar on this topic on October 1st or contact your relevant professional for more details.
PLEASE NOTE THE DEADLINE OF OCTOBER 16th.
COVID – 19 Non Public Technology Funds – The Department of Education sent out a Broadcast regarding these funds on September 16th, and there is a compressed time frame as the funds must be encumbered or expended no later than October 31st, 2020. Please see Broadcast for more information Broadcast COVID 19 NP Technology Funds