Funding Year 2020

In December 2019, the FCC released information that FY2020 will  be an extension for a sixth year of the test period for Category 2 services with E-Rate. This means that the major changes will not be applied to FY2020, but in FY2021. 


The multipliers for FY2020 will be

  • Schools – $195.63 perstudent
  • Libraries with Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS) locale codes 11, 12, or 21 – $6.52 per square foot
  • Libraries with all other IMLS locale codes – $3.00 per square foot
  • Entities at the funding floor – $11,998.43.

Source:  USAC Weekly NewsBrief dated December 20, 2019.

The Eligible Services List can be found here.