E-Rate Program Updates
The Federal Communications Commission’s (FCC) E-Rate Program filing window for funding year 2016 has been extended for libraries and consortia through July 21, 2016. The filing window for schools has closed effective 5/26/2016.
The E-Rate Program offers discounts between 20-90 percent of the purchase of eligible telecommunications services and products. Learn more about the E-Rate Program and how to use Statewide Contracts for Program participation.
What the State Buys on Statewide Contract
The Commonwealth of Massachusetts buys goods and services in many categories. Access our new Statewide Contract Index via the link below.
Contract User Guides make it easier for all customers to read and understand the key aspects of each contract, in order to make informed decisions and more easily place orders.
A summary schedule of procurements, contract renewals and expirations by current contract end date, in order to provide users of the contracts, vendors and interested bidders better visibility into our plans for these upcoming contract transitions.
- EPPs are competitively priced, high performance products and services that can be obtained from over five dozen statewide contracts. They can render significant savings while reducing the state's impact on the environment and public health.
Browse open bid opportunities.
- The OSD $ave$mart Program is a partnership between OSD and Statewide Contact Vendors. The purpose of the program is to create additional cost savings and opportunities for all eligible entities utilizing Statewide Contracts.