New Hope Technology Foundation | (NC) 919.968.4332 | (IL) 847.509.5980 | (fax) 919.929.9074


E-Rate Eligible Entities

  • Public School Districts
  • Charter Schools
  • Private Schools
  • Libraries
  • Head Start (in eligible states)
  • Special Education
  • Consortia

The New Hope Technology Foundation provides full service E-Rate consulting and Purchasing Services to all E-rate eligible entities.  We were founded in 2004 and have clients in 22 separate states.  Our clients range from large districts to small private schools and consortiums of eligible entities.


E-rate eligible entities include public and private K-12 schools, libraries and many non-traditional entities.  As determined by states law, many the following may be eligible for E-rate discounts; Head Start, pre-kindergarten, juvenile justice, adult education and adult special education students.  Check here to see what your state covers.  New Hope has experience with acquiring discounts for all of the above entities.


CIPA Compliance

All E-Rate entities must enforce a policy of internet safety and certify compliance with the Children 's Internet Protection Act (CIPA).  An overview of how to become CIPA compliant may be found here