Q: Are you sure that leasing your wide area network can be funded by the eRate? At the workshops I attended, some put on by eRate staff, we asked that question and got a big "NO." If you have additional information on this issue, I'd be interested.
A: Funds for the creation of a WAN are not eligible for discount as "internal connections," because that category only applies to the routers, hubs, switches, wiring, etc. within a single school building. <
But if you apply as a district and you lease lines from a