Blog Posts for E-Rate

It’s a no-brainer: Two things you should do for E-Rate discounts of up to 90 percent


The Schools and Libraries program, also known as the E-rate program, makes telecommunications and information services more affordable for schools and libraries in the United States. The E-rate provides discounted telecommunications, Internet access, and internal connections to eligible schools and libraries, funded by the Universal Service Fund.

E-Rate: It’s Time to File Form 471!


There’s still time to file your Form 471 for the 2016-17 E-Rate funding year! The E-Rate Form 471 filing deadline for schools is Thursday, May 26th. Windstream shares a few key steps that every applicant should take now to ensure a smooth filing experience in the E-Rate Productivity Center.