ASBO International understands that district operations and timely submissions of MBA applications have been disrupted by COVID-19. ASBO International will approve an extension of the MBA submission deadline upon receipt of your request emailed to

Build an Award-Winning Budget

See why other school business officials find the MBA so valuable.

School districts that apply for the Meritorious Budget Award (MBA) or the Pathway to the MBA understand the importance of presenting an accessible and accurate budget to build trust and clearly communicate with stakeholders.

Applying for the MBA or Pathway to the MBA promotes your district’s . . .

  • Skills in developing an effective budget presentation.
  • Compliance with clear budget presentation guidelines.
  • Commitment to the community through a reader-friendly budget document.
  • Adherence to nationally recognized budget presentation standards.

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