Will my application or records be audited?
Oversight of the Schools and Libraries Program has increased because of complaints the FCC Office of Inspector General (OIG) has received alleging improprieties within the program. The alleged improprieties include the submission of false claims, failure to comply with appropriate procurement regulations and laws, conflict of interest, forgery and securities related offenses.
In order to maintain program integrity, the OIG is working with local and federal law enforcement entities to investigate the complaints and follow-up with prosecution were appropriate. Furthermore, the OIG has developed the USF Strategic Audit Plan to provide overall goals and implementation strategies for oversight of this program. The process is described in the Audit of Beneficiaries Fact Sheet.« Back to FAQs