E-Rate Tribal E-Newsletter


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The E-Rate Tribal e-Newsletter is a Tribal outreach effort that supports USAC’s Tribal Training initiative to help Tribal schools and libraries (E-Rate) program applicants to learn about and to successfully participate in the E-Rate program. Click on the dates below to access a copy of USAC’s archived E-Rate Tribal outreach emails.


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  • E-Rate 2022 Fall Training Schedule
  • Fall Office Hours Sessions for Tribal E-Rate Applicants
  • Upcoming Deadlines and Reminders


  • E-Rate FY2022 Invoicing Begins
  • Summer Deferral Period is Underway
  • Job Announcement: USAC Tribal Liason


  • E-Rate Extends CSC Hours for Tribal Library Application Deadline
  • E-Rate Tribal e-Newsletter Page Launched


  • Review the FCC Form 471 Training Materials
  • FCC Waiver Required for Out-of-Window Applications
  • Register for Session 4: Office Hours for Tribal E-Rate Applicants


  • FY2022 Deadline for New Tribal Library Applicants
  • Emergency Connectivity Fund Program Announcements


  • Information Session for Tribal Libraries Applications Webinar
  • Emergency  Connectivity Fund Program Announcements
  • FY2022 Extended E-Rate Training Series for New Tribal Libraries


  • Important Application Deadlines and Resources
  • Dear Tribal Leader Letter Issued on March 11


  • FCC WCB Extends New Tribal Library Applicant Deadline
  • Important Tribal Library Eligibility Information
  • Tribal Stakeholder Frequently Asked Questions


  • FCC Form 471 Application Deadline is Approaching
  • Tribal Stakeholder Frequently Asked Question
  • FCC Adds New Tribal Library Order Updating E-Rate Library Definition


  • Tribal Library Order: Tribal Library Qualification Clarification
  • Get Started: Create New Profiles for New Users and Entities


  • Critical dates for FY2022
  • Special Announcement: FCC Considers Library Report and Order
  • How to Begin Your FY2022 FCC Form 471 Application Filing Process