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FCC Form 471 Optional Templates

The first set of templates below allows applicants to enter and save entity information to import (upload) into the online FCC Form 471. Note that the templates are optional, and will be most useful to applicants with large numbers of entities. Applicants can also enter this information directly into the online form.

Instructions for Completing the Discount Calculation Templates

The second set of templates allows applicants to enter and save funding request information to import (upload) into the online FCC Form 471. Note that the templates are optional, and will be most useful to applicants with large numbers of services. Applicants can also enter this information directly into the online form. They may also wish to reach out to their service provider(s) for assistance in completing templates.

Instructions for Completing the Funding Request Templates

  • Item 21a – Internet Access, Telecommunications Services, Voice Services
  • Item 21b – Internal Connections
  • Item 21c – Managed Internal Broadband Services
  • Item 21d – Basic Maintenance of Internal Connections