Division of Financial Policy, Planning, Operations & Strategy

​The Division of Financial Planning, Operations & Strategy is ​​responsible for developing and implementing agency administrative and financial policies, procedures, and systems. This includes budget, fiscal operations and accountability, and grants administration and compliance. The division also administers the Nonpublic Textbook Program, the Broadening Options and Opportunities for Students Today (BOOST) Program, and co-administers the Nonpublic Aging Schools Program.

The MSDE Business Hub

The Maryland State Department of Education created a single site where vendors, other agencies, and grantees can go to submit and track invoices, submit and track audit-related financial data requests, get access to clear guidance and expectations for payment requirements and processes, and have quick access to commonly requested forms and information. You can access this information through the newly released MSDE Business Hub.

Report Fraud, Waste, or Abuse to our Hotline

The OIG Hotline is available for anyone who knows of or suspects fraud, waste, abuse, mismanagement, or violations of laws and regulations involving U.S. Department of Education funds or programs. This includes allegations of suspected wrongdoing by Department employees, contractors, grantees, schools and school officials, persons in positions of trust involving Department funds or programs, collection agencies, recipients of student financial assistance, or lending institutions. 

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