Ed. Tech.

FACTS ON NJ E-RATE FUNDING COMMITMENTS

Funding Year 2003: July 1, 2003 – June 30, 2004
Wave 27: April 16, 2004

NATIONAL INFORMATION

  • 41,146 applications were received for the Universal Service Fund – Funding Year 2003.
  • This twenty-seventh wave notified 103 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 $29.3 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: $3,406.73. Total amount committed to New Jersey at this time: $49,222,061.60, which is 2% of national total thus far (over $2.5 billion).
  • The total number of awards in New Jersey for wave twenty-seven : 1.
  • The number of agencies notified in this twenty-seventh wave: 1. (New Jersey comprised 1% of the total national funded applications for this wave.)
  • Many agencies filed more than one application for separate services in the following categories:

Public School Districts: 0 (0 Abbott districts received awards in this wave)
Nonpublic Schools: 1
Public Libraries: 0