Schools can apply for their share of 2003 eRate funds beginning Nov. 4, according to the Schools and Libraries Division (SLD) of the Universal Service Administrative Co., the agency that administers the program.

The filing window for the next program year will open at noon on Nov. 4 and remain open 74 days, closing at 11:59 p.m. Eastern Standard Time on Jan. 16. During this period, applicants should turn in their Form 471 and other application materials for the SLD to review.

The eRate provides eligible schools and libraries with discounts—ranging between 20


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