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    Category Two Budget Calculator

    Estimate your Funding Year 2021 Category Two budget by searching for your school or library's name or Billed Entity Number (BEN) below. The budget is estimated using the following data:

    • Student enrollment or library square footage as reported by USAC's EPC tool.
    • Only Full-time students counts are included in the budget estimate
    • Calculations are based on FCC's FY2021 budget multipliers of $167.00/student for school districts, $4.50/square footage for library systems and $25,000.00 budget floor.
    • Calculations based on instructional facilites only
    • Consortia billed entities do not get a Category 2 budget.

    Data last updated on Monday, May 23rd, 2022 at 03:58:09 AM CDT. For questions or more information contact us at

    Step 1: Enter a billed entity number, a zip code, all or part of the entity's name, or the entity's city in the box below.
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    Step 2: Select a state if you wish to narrow your search.
    Step 3: Select an entity type if you wish to narrow your search.
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    Important Information

    This feature allows you to search for any school district or Library system that has filed for E-rate discounts or been listed on an E-rate application.