Funding Year 2005: July 1, 2005 June 30, 2006
Wave 13: September 21, 2005
- 38,799 applications were received for the Universal Service Fund Funding Year 2005.
- This thirteenth wave notified 585 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 $17.5 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: $614,109.87. Total amount committed to New Jersey at this time: $17,668,332.89, which is 3% of national total thus far (over $627 million).
- The total number of awards in New Jersey for wave thirteen: 35.
- The number of agencies notified in this thirteenth wave: 25. (New Jersey comprised 4% 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: 17 (1 Abbott district received awards in this wave)
Nonpublic Schools: 2
Public Libraries: 6