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These high-quality templates and tools can help get started structuring Category 1 or Category 2 RFP needs.
School broadband and pricing data made easier so institutions can get more bandwidth on a budget.
Merit’s E-Rate eligible internet is the best connected and longest running regional network developed specifically for schools and libraries.
Merit Lit Ethernet Service is a private, reliable network point-to-point connection that offers high quality affordable service.
The Michigan Department of Education (MDE) facilitates the allocation of $5 million for the purposes of leveraging additional dollars through the E-rate Program for special construction builds upgrading district, intermediate school district (ISD), public school academy (PSA), and library broadband connections. These state general fund dollars will be granted directly to eligible E-rate applicants from the Michigan Department of Education (MDE). For additional information regarding the State of Michigan E-rate Enhancement Special Construction Matching Fund please visit the MDE Website.