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The Schools and Libraries Program of the Universal Service Fund, commonly known as E-Rate, provides funding for broadband and networking solutions to most public schools and libraries in the United States. Depending on the recipient organization’s location and level of need, E-Rate gives eligible K-12 schools and libraries the opportunity to receive discounts ranging from 20-90% toward the cost of qualifying equipment and services.

To set up your school or library for success, follow our timeline below and stay on top of important E-Rate milestones. Even better, SHI’s dedicated E-Rate program experts can help you navigate the process with ease. Connect with our E-Rate team at to get started.