Categories of E-Rate Program

There are mainly two categories for the E-Rate program eligibility: Priority 1 and Priority 2. Priority 1 consists of internet access and telecommunication services while Priority 2 services are internal connections and maintenance (of internal connections).

Eligible E-Rate Services Include:

Priority 1

  • Local Phone Service
  • Long Distance Phone Service
  • Cell Phone Service
  • T-1
  • Digital Subscriber Line (DSL)
  • Paging
  • E-mail Services
  • Cable Modem
  • Webhosting

Priority 2

  • Phone Systems
  • Servers
  • Cabling
  • Circuit Cards
  • Access Points
  • Hubs
  • Firewall
  • And the maintenance of these eligible products

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Schools System

  • Phone Systems
  • Phones & Cellular Services
  • Video Equipment for virtual field trip
  • Internet Services
  • Schools Websites
  • Internal connections
  • Wiring, Servers, Installations & Maintenance)

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