Your Guide to Applying for the Emergency Connectivity Fund (ECF) Like a Pro

The FCC’s Emergency Connectivity Fund grant is now open for the second time. The first application window saw applications worth $5.1 billion to support 9.1 million connected devices and 5.4 million broadband connections.

If you are looking to improve access and connectivity for your students and staff, there is still over $2 billion in the ECF fund to tap into. In this webinar, Trox+Tierney will show you how – for FREE!

In 60 minutes, you will:

  • Learn about the ECF program and what technology the funding covers
  • Get a detailed walkthrough of the ECF application process
  • Discover best practices in grant submission from our resident grant advisor
  • Find out about ECF-compliant technology that is available from us for you to procure right away


The second application window for the Emergency Connectivity Fund (ECF) is only open until Oct 13 and if you are looking to improve access and connectivity for your students and staff, there is still over $2 billion in the ECF fund to tap into. Trox+Tierney is here to help you apply for funding and get the technology you need for your school.

Contact your dedicated Account Manager:

Sarah Goncalves
South Region Inside Sales RVP
888-226-5727 x3730

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Kajeet announces new lower pricing for AEPA member agencies

AEPA is pleased to announce a new pricing agreement with valued technology partner Kajeet! This pricing is effective immediately for ILTPP members. Log in to the member center to see full price schedule details or call your dedicated Account Manager.

  • Lower pricing reflects applicable TAF and Shipping, included in the price
  • Revised Product/Data SKUs’ descriptions have been modified to better align with ECF and E-Rate programs
  • Kajeet’s Data Plans are now unlimited, featuring 4 main data plans:
    • Student Essentials
    • Student Unlimited
    • Home Unlimited
    • SmartBus Unlimited

Kajeet has also add two new product offerings under our updated agreement.

  • Kajeet Home Wireless is a new configuration of Hardware and Service that safely and securely connects multiple students in one household.
  • Kajeet Sentinel addresses students with impairments and disabilities; these features were added to the Sentinel platform for all users at no cost. Sentinel®, was named a Tech & Learning Secondary (grades 6-12) winner at the 2021 Awards of Excellence Back to School

Contact your dedicated Account Manager:

Julie Collett
Business Development Executive

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CDW-G – Emergency Connectivity Fund – Overview (2nd Funding Window)

Please join CDW-G for an update on the Emergency Connectivity Fund, including the latest program updates. We will provide a general program overview and information about the 2nd funding request window to help you plan for a successful funding request.


Amy Passow Amy Passow has worked with the E-Rate program for 10+ years, leading CDW’s E-Rate strategy for over 7 years. She is a subject matter expert on the E-Rate program, managing CDW’s success as the #1 Category 2 Service Provider for the past 7 years. Amy has taken the lead at CDW as the expert on the new Emergency Connectivity Fund, training sales, partners, and customers for successful use of these funds.

We hope to see you there. Please RSVP by Tuesday, September 7.


Contact your dedicated Account Manager:

John Buttita
Sales Manager

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