Funding Year 2004: July 1, 2004 June
Wave 1: April 23, 2004
39,785 applications were received for the Universal Service Fund Funding
This first wave notified 3,848 schools and libraries applicants.
The total amount of Universal Service Funds committed nationally
to schools and libraries in the form of a discount on eligible services
for this wave: over $36.9 million.
NEW JERSEY INFORMATION
The total amount of Universal Service Funds committed to New Jersey
in the form of a discount on eligible services in this wave: $1,395,399.96,
which is 4% of national total thus far (over $36.9 million).
The total number of awards in New Jersey for wave one: 98.
The number of agencies notified in this first wave: 59. (New Jersey
comprised 2% of the total national funded applications for this wave.)
Many agencies filed more than one application for separate services
in the following categories:
Public School Districts: 26 (2 Abbott districts received awards
in this wave)
Nonpublic Schools: 25
Public Libraries: 8