Public School Opportunities Enhancement Program FY 2024 (Year 3)


The purpose of the PSOEP is to:

  • Expand or create an extended day and summer enhancement program;

  • Expand or create a summer enhancement program; or

  • Establish new educational or recreational partnerships with specified entities. 

The extended day, educational day, or summer enhancement program must include an educational component that aligns with the Maryland College and Career Readiness Standards.

When will the application be open?

Monday, July 10, 2023

Application Submission Date

Thursday, August 17, 2023. No later than 5:00 p.m. EST

Customer Service Support Sessions

The MSDE Team will hold two virtual customer service support sessions to provide support and answer questions regarding completing the application. Registration for the sessions with the dates and a video call link will be provided in a separate communication.

Customer Service Support Session 1

Thursday, July 26, 2023, 1:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.
Video call link or dial: (US) +1 469-213-3760 PIN: 107 486 730#

Customer Service Support Session 2

Wednesday, August 2, 2023, 1:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.
 Video call link or dial: (US) +1 469-213-3760 PIN: 634 689 765#

This funding opportunity, including all attachments and updates, can be downloaded from the MSDE Office of Grants Administration and Compliance website.


If you have questions about the application or the process, please contact the Program Monitor:

Reginald Burke
Director, Youth Development Branch
Maryland State Department of Education
(410) 767–0313

A list of frequently asked questions (FAQ) and answers will be posted to the MSDE website following the customer service support sessions.