FACTS ON NJ E-RATE FUNDING COMMITMENTS
Funding Year 2002: July 1, 2002 June 30, 2003
Wave 21: January 23, 2002
More than 36,000 applications were received for the Universal Service
Fund Funding Year 2002.
This twenty-first wave notified 162 schools and libraries applicants.
The total amount of Universal Service Funds committed nationally to
schools and libraries in the form of a discount on eligible services
for this wave: over $46.8 million.
NEW JERSEY INFORMATION
The total amount of Universal Service Funds committed to New Jersey
in the form of a discount on eligible services in this wave: $723,782.42.
Total amount committed to New Jersey at this time: $39,820,915.90, which
is 2.4% of national total thus far (approximately $1.7 billion).
The total number of awards in New Jersey for wave twenty-one: 17.
The number of agencies notified in this twenty-first wave: 7. (New
Jersey comprised 4.3% of the total national funded applications for
Many agencies filed more than one application for separate services
in the following categories:
Public School Districts: 7 (2 Abbott districts received awards in
Nonpublic Schools: 0
Public Libraries: 0