E-rate Form 471 Bulk Upload Templates

Form 471 Bulk Upload Templates for use in bidding for E-Rate.

USAC requires that all applicants upload detailed information on all funding requests.

The templates that are used for bulk upload to the FCC Form 471 are available for download from the USAC web site.  Awarded bidders will be required to provide bulk upload templates in order for the applicant to properly submit funding requests on the FCC Form 471 to USAC.

Therefore, all bidders will need to provide the following completed Form 471 bulk upload templates upon request:

  • Category One - Data Transmission and/or Internet Access (IA)
  • Category Two - Internal Connections (IC)  - **REQUIRED FOR ALL AWARDED REQUESTS**
  • Category Two - Managed Internal Broadband Services (MIBS)
  • Category Two - Basic Maintenance of Internal Connections (BMIC)

Templates are available for download from the USAC Web site:https://www.usac.org/e-rate/applicant-process/applying-for-discounts/fcc-form-471-filing/