Seeking Reimbursement for the Emergency Connectivity Fund, Form 472 (ECF), 4 of 4

09/09/2021 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM ET

Admission

  • Free

Location

Webinar link will be emailed to registrants the day before the webinar begins.

Summary

We will walk through the ECF reimbursement process in the E-Rate Productivity Center and a suggested timeline for doing so related to the first Filing Window. Join Library of Michigan and E-Rate Central for this phase of the process to use E-rate and take advantage of the $7.1B Emergency Connectivity Fund.

Description

Join Library of Michigan and E-Rate Central for the fourth webinar in a 4-part series designed for library applicants who applied and were funded for the $7.1B ECF program. Webinar 1, provided on May 14th, took a detailed look at the newly released Order. Webinar 2 on June 18th described the necessary actions and steps to be ready to file the application. Webinar 3 walked through the Form 471 application submission process in the E-Rate Productivity Center. In this webinar, we will walk through the ECF reimbursement process in the E-Rate Productivity Center and a suggested timeline for doing so related to the first Filing Window. Ample time will be allowed to discuss all questions.

At the conclusion of this webinar Library applicants will have a better understanding the ECF program's document retention requirements, and how to submit and certify for reimbursement. Attendees will clearly understand the asset registry and documentation gathering and retention requirements.

Instructor: Mel Van Patten, Certified E-Rate Management Professional Director, E-Rate Central


This project is made possible by grant funds from the U.S. Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS) administered by the State of Michigan through the Library of Michigan.

The webinar link will be emailed to registrants the day before the webinar begins.