Reminder of E-rate Beginners Webinar - December 4
December 3, 2013
For schools and libraries that are new to the E-rate program and who were unable to attend the full-day 6-hour training that was conducted at regional sessions this fall, a shortened, 2-hour E-rate training session will be held on Wednesday, December 4 from 1 - 3 p.m. This training will be condensed from the 6-hour training and will only deal with Priority 1 (telecom and Internet) services. Pre-registration is not required, but applicants will be required to list their name and school or library entity upon entering the webinar. Instructions for entering the webinar are below.
The presentation will discuss:
• E-rate deadlines for FY 2014
• Eligible Services
• Form 470 Competitive Bidding
• Bid Evaluations
• Signing Contracts
• Form 471/Item 21 Attachment Submission
• Form 486 Submission and CIPA Requirements
• Discounted Billing and Form 472 BEAR Submissions
• Gift Rules
• SPIN Changes
• What to Do if You Haven't Been Funded for FY 2013
• Reminders about Which Forms Are Due When For FY 2012, 2013 and 2014
* INSTRUCTIONS FOR DAY OF THE WEBINAR:
. Please go to http://vclass.cciu.org and click on the 'FY 2014 E-Rate for Beginners - Abridged'
link under the Meeting Name Column. (You may join the room 30 minutes prior to the start time).
. Connect your speakers, microphone and/or headset before joining the
. Use your First and Last Name AND your school/library name as your Login Name and click "Log In"
(there is no password for this session). This is a requirement for participating in this session.
. You will automatically be taken to the webinar presentation.
I look forward to seeing you there!
Julie Tritt Schell
PA E-rate Coordinator
717-730-7133 - o
717-730-9060 - f