E-rate Item 21 Templates

Item 21 Templates for use in bidding for Erate FY2018.

USAC requires that all applicants upload detailed information on all funding requests for Erate FY 2018.

The Item 21 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 Item 21 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 Item 21 templates upon request:

  • Category One - Voice Services (VS)
  • 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: http://www.usac.org/sl/applicants/step03/form-471.aspx

Our professional staff will use the information you provide to complete the Item 21 upload required by USAC.