498/499 (E-rate) application deadlines are upon us!

E-rate is a popular federal program to provide funding for schools and libraries for technology and telecommunications projects. There’s a lot of paperwork involved, and some pretty strict deadlines, which are rapidly approaching. If you are involved in technology acquisition for your school or district, be sure to pay attention to these:

DUE ITEM More Details
Feb 1 FCC Form 499-Q File FCC Form 499-Q
Feb 15 Universal service contributions Making Payments
Mar 15 Universal service contributions Making Payments
Apr 1 FCC Form 499-A File FCC Form 499-A

Need help with your E-rate purchases? Paradigm Consulting Co. is an authorized E-rate service provider, so contact us today before the deadlines pass!